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Bookkeeper Overview


Bookkeepers are responsible for maintaining an accurate record of a company's business transactions and cash flow through the use of tools such as Quickbooks and other accounting software. Bookkeepers are expected to create income statements, manage balance sheets and oversee the financial transactions of individual departments. The ultimate duties of a Bookkeeper are dependent on the size of the company he or she works for. Similar accounting jobs include positions such as accounting specialist bookkeepers.

Bookkeeper Educational Requirements


A high school diploma or GED is the minimum requirement for most Bookkeeping jobs although a degree in accounting is preferable. Because the way each company functions and keeps records is different, on-the-job training is the norm for most Bookkeeping positions where the head accountant or the business owner will instruct a Bookkeeper on proper procedures. Attention to detail and a proficiency with mathematics are necessary in order to perform the job well.

Bookkeeper Job Market


Bookkeepers are needed in almost every company in the country; as such, the demand is large. Due to the relatively lax educational requirements, however, competition for this job can be fierce. There are currently around 1,799,800 Bookkeepers employed within the United States, with another 370,000 estimated job openings. The number of Bookkeepers employed by various companies is expected to grow 11 percent by 2022, increasing to 2,004,500. With these numbers in mind, the field is a good one to get into, particularly as more small businesses open up. Similar positions include Office Accounting Clerk jobs and Bookkeeper Accounting Assistant jobs.

Bookkeeper Salary


Bookkeepers can expect to make between $9 and $11 per hour on average, or $18,000 to $22,000 per year. Bookkeepers for larger corporations can expect to make a much higher income, with minimum annual salaries starting around $27,000. The upper income limit is around $41,000. Although a specific average is difficult to come by, Bookkeepers working for large, multinational companies have a higher income potential than those working for smaller, regional companies.
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873 Bookkeeper jobs found on Monster.

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Company Confidential East Providence, RI, 02916
A small CPA firm is seeking an experienced bookkeeper. You must have an understanding of accounting concepts along with experience with QuickBooks and QuickBooks Online. The position is full-time from January 1st through April 30th with the potential for overtime. It switches to part-time for the remainder of the year (approximately 25 hours per week). Experience with a CPA firm is desired but not...
Company Confidential Coral Gables, FL, 33134
Full charge bookkeeper needed for Coral Gables commercial property management firm. We are looking for an individual with hands-on experience with full cycle accounting duties including, but not limited to, all facets of A/P, A/R and payroll. A thorough understanding of a chart of accounts, GL, journal entries and financial statements required. Proficiency in Quickbooks, MS Excel, MS Word and MS O...
Bookkeeper Company: The Episcopal Church in Hawaiʻi Location: Honolulu, HI 96813 Industry: Nonprofit organization Status: Full-time non-exempt REPORTS TO: Office Manager / Property Manager DESCRIPTION: The Bookkeeper performs general accounting duties, maintains complete records of financial transactions, keeps track of accounts, and verifies the accuracy of procedures used for recording financial...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client, an early stage NYC based fashion retailer is seeking an Accounting Manager/Bookkeeper with retail experience to work closely with the owner and manage all accounting and bookkeeping functions. REQUIREMENTS: 3+ plus years of solid retail experience with strong bookkeeping and accounting experience QuickBooks is a must Must have excellent written and verbal communicatio...
The Bookkeeper will be responsible for: •Bank reconciliations •Journal entries •Accounts payable •Accounts receivable •Payroll •Billing •Data entry •Preparing letters of engagement Who we're looking for Looking for: • 5+ years of experience • QuickBooks and advanced Excel • Industry experience preferred About our client A well established CPA firm. What's on the offer $16.00 per hour. For further...
We are a local, growing franchisor in need of an experienced bookkeeper at our corporate headquarters. This job requires daily interaction with store staff and management, as well as intense attention to detail and managing multiple priorities. The ideal candidate will be proficient in Quickbooks, Excel, and internet applications. Job Requirements - - Oversee data entry of sales activity, payables...
Accounting / Bookkeeper Muller, Inc., a premier distributor of some of the finest beer products in the 6 County Philadelphia market, has an opening for a Bookkeeper at its Northeast Philadelphia location. The ideal candidate will have a College Degree or equivalent and a minimum of three to five years experience. Primary duties include but are not limited to accounts receivable, accounts payable,...
Job Description: Accounts Payable Clerk/Bookkeeper Assistant Job Purpose:Process invoices for payment and prepare bank reconciliations Skills/Qualifications: Quickbooks or Quickbooks Enterprise Microsoft Word Microsoft Excel Outlook Data Entry Skills Analyzing Information Attention to Detail and Thoroughness Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Job Duties:Prepare work to be accomplished by g...
Company Confidential New York City, NY, 10028
Upper Eastside School is currently recruiting for a Full Charge Bookkeeper. Qualified candidates must have 5 plus years of experience in a full charge bookkeeper role, and be proficient in QuickBooks and excel. Job Duties and Responsibilities include: Review all invoices and prepare checks for signatures Bank reconciliations Post deposits to general ledger Credit card reconciliations Journal entri...
Company Confidential Ridgefield Park, NJ, 07660
Bookkeeper with extensive knowledge and use of QuickBooks and Excel. Duties include: Payroll Accounts Receivables Accounts Payables P&L Monthly Reports Monthly Commissions Weekly Expenses Salary plus Benefits. Excellent work environment....
Bookkeeper - CPA Firm Major CPA Firm located in New York City is currently an experienced Quickbooks Bookkeeper for their expanding internal client servics area. The ideal candidate should have a bachelor's degree and 2+ years A/P, A/R, payroll, G/L and general accounting experience. Quickbooks is a plus. Immediate Interview Top Bonus and Benefits Starting salary is up to 55K Base All resumes subm...
Talascend is currently seeking a Bookkeeper for a direct hire opportunity with our client located in Baltimore, MD. OVERVIEW: Our client, a private tax and accounting firm in Baltimore, is looking for a Bookkeeper to join their fast paced team. Qualified candidates will have at least five years in bookkeeping, general ledger, bank reconciliations and experience in payroll and billing. Strong Quick...
Bookkeeper/Office Assistant- *5 years + experience with full charge bookkeeping *Bi-lingual (Spanish) helpful *Associates Degree or higher *Proficient with QuickBooks and Excel (we will not teach these) Responsibilities: (Note-QuickBooks is used for all bookkeeping functions) -Bookkeeping- -Reconcile checking accounts and cash activity -Maintain and adjust balance sheet and income statement -Recor...
F/T Office Manager/Bookkeeper needed for a small civil engineering/ surveying company. Peachtree knowledge helpful. Send resume to: *****...
About Us I need a bookkeeper that is proficient in Quicken, can work quickly, efficiently, and independently at their own home or office. I will need them to be able to periodically come to my office to exchange files. Responsibilities • Assist with the development of annual financial plans/updates • Complete and submit government documents • Establish and balance accounts • Keep financial records...
Company Confidential Van Nuys, CA, 91406
We are one of the leading solar energy companies in Southern California looking for an experienced, meticulous bookkeeper. First and foremost, you must be proficient in Quickbooks. We process all our payroll in-house through QuickBooks Enterprise. You not only know how to process payroll through QuickBooks Enterprise with no assistance but you are a PRO. You can add an employee, a sub-contractor a...
Company Confidential Traverse City, 49686
Hotel manager, assistant manager, bookkeeper/office manager in Traverse City. Please send resume to PO Box 367 Acme, MI 49610 This job listing brought to you by The Traverse City Record Eagle...
BOOKKEEPER- Experienced Medical Bookkeeper needed for busy surgical practice. Full time with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Fax resume to (386)677-3467...
Company is seeking an experienced bookkeeper for an immediate start opportunity. This is a temp-to-hire position paying around $15-$18p/h. Ideal Candidates will be able to work independently, have experience with AccountEdge and will be able to handle a fast paced environment. This bookkeeping job is in the Huntingdon Valley, PA area. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: -Verify and enter firms' transactions...
Company Confidential Kenilworth, NJ, 07033
Here are the job specs, · Work Location: Kenilworth, NJ The Opportunity: We are a family owned business with over 30 years’ experience in the industry, and are currently seeking a talented and experienced Full Charge Bookkeeper to oversee all financial transactions and records at our Central New Jersey office. This candidate will be working closely with the Vice-President/Operations, the ideal can...
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Bookkeeper

Salaries

$21,008.00 - $54,080.00
Typical Salary for Bookkeeper
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
31.5%
Some College Coursework Completed
27.1%
Associates
21.3%
High School
10.9%
Certification
3.8%
Master's
2.8%
Vocational
2%
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