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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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Lyceum Kennedy International School, a private French-American School, seeks part-time French English (bilingual) Bookkeeper (Accounts Receivable). Working hours: 20 hours/week Excellent knowledge of EXCEL and QuickBooks is required. Strong communication and collaborative skills needed to work among French and American parents and faculty....
Position Summary: Position provides a fully capable backupto theController in regards to the financial affairs of the Company. Applicant will compute, classify, record, and verify numerical data for use in maintaining all accounting records. Duties will include but not be limited to: Accounts payable processing, receiving documentation, generate and process checks, vendor inquiries, payroll, bill...
Lyceum Kennedy International School, a private French-American School, seeks part-time French English (bilingual) Bookkeeper (Accounts Receivable). Working hours: 20 hours/week Excellent knowledge of EXCEL and QuickBooks is required. Strong communication and collaborative skills needed to work among French and American parents and faculty. Please send resume: E-mail: ***** Fa...
Full Charge Bookkeeper Payables, Receivables, multiple checking account reconciliations , payroll, quarterlies , and more. Must be detail oriented, multitask, good worker, Reliable and dependable. Established Small office that has been in business many years. Very nice working conditions. Secure permanent position available for the right person! Experience with QuickBooks required. Some assistant ...
Assistant Bookkeeper Hard working individual needed for high volume company located in Huntington Village. Responsibilities would include the following, but not limited to: assisting with general bookkeeping, answering phones, credit card processing, bank reconciliations, accounts payable, accounts receivable, tax exempt forms. Qualifications: 2 - 3 years bookkeeping experience Quickbooks Pro...
Company Confidential New York City, NY, 10001
Payroll Bookkeeper – Part Time Small Manhattan based acting school is seeking a part time hourly payroll bookkeeper ($18-$20 per hour) Job Duties include: • Bi-weekly payroll administration for approximately 100 employees including both hourly and salaried employees • Maintain employee and payroll records: new hire entry, changes in pay, deductions and tax status • Handling employee inquiries...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Full Charge Bookkeeper in New York, NY to join their staff due to an upcoming retirement. This resource will handle full cycle job functions including: month end close, the processing of AR, AP, PR, preparation of time in billing reports, prepare, reconcile and process invoices, execute commercial collection calls, work with the outside CPA firm and...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client, a leading New York regional CPA Firm seeks a Bookkeeper - Client Service Specialist. Responsibilities Include: Provide full-charge bookkeeping services to Theater clients Accounts Payable Accounts Receivable Billing Bank Reconciliations Payroll Input Journal Entries Assist With Month-End Close Other Projects As Assigned REQUIREMENTS: 2 to 5 years of exper...
Busy showroom in Manhattan is seeking a Bookkeeper. Duties: A/P A/R General Ledger Billing Bank Reconciliations Collections Journal Entries Excel Sheets Experience with Quickbooks is a Must Salary to 35k Based on Experience For immediate consideration, forward your resume to: *****...
Company Confidential Brooklyn, NY, 11234
BOOKKEEPER Looking for an organized, detail oriented individual to do A/P, data entry, job costs & bank reconciliation. Need to be strong in Quickbooks, Excel & Word. Resume to: ITT, P.O. Box 9349032, Brooklyn, NY 11234. nytdfj...
Full Charge Bookkeeper Bronson Nutritionals 70 Commerce Drive Hauppauge, NY 11788 Immediate Need What we Offer: • Monday-Friday work week 8:30-5:00 • Health Insurance • 401k • Paid Vacation • Position is located in Hauppauge Responsibilities: • Full cycle processing of payables and receivables • Reconciliations of bank, credit card, vendor and customer balances • Month-end closing pr...
BOOKKEEPER Weber O’Brien Ltd. is a rapidly growing local CPA firm that provides unparalleled assurance, tax, and consulting services to midsized businesses both locally and nationally. Due to continued growth, we are currently seeking a QuickBooks-certified Bookkeeper with 3+ years of related experience to design, implement, train, and monitor QuickBooks and bookkeeping installations as well as ...
ARG Financial Staffing is seeking a Bookkeeper for a company in west Knoxville. This individual will be responsible for maintaining all records of financial transactions by establishing accounts and posting transactions. Must have at least 2 years of previous bookkeeping experience and be extremely organized. Job Responsibilities: - Maintains general ledger - Maintains historical records by fil...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Bookkeeper (Part-Time) San Francisco, CA Full-Time $35,000 - $45,000 Apply Apply Bookkeeper (Part-Time) San Francisco, CA Full-Time $35,000 - $45,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Bookkeeper with experience, please read on! What You Will Be Doing You will be responsible for bookkeeping includ...
Accounting Operations Manager (Bookkeeper) Overview: The Accounting Operations Manager is responsible for oversight of the company’s financial functions, office operations and internal office efficiency. In conjunction with other members of the staff they will ensure business growth through directing and managing business operations activities. This role is a key to the successful exchange and ma...
Job Description At Panda, we all share a common mission: "Deliver exceptional Asian dining experiences by building an organization where people are inspired to better their lives." We invest in our people because great people run great operations that will exceed our guests' expectations. Talk to any of our associates and you will experience a culture dedicated to its mission and our five fundame...
Company Confidential Lake Bridgeport, TX, 76426
Established trucking company in Lake Bridgeport, TX, has an immediate opening for an experienced Bookkeeper. Extensive knowledge of Quickbooks is required. Salary is commensurate with experience. The interview process will take place in downtown Fort Worth, TX....
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Bookkeeper in San Francisco, California (CA). Overview: This position will support accounting and payroll activities. The position is contract through January 2015. Responsibilities: Conduct simple bookkeeping and payroll duties Work on QuickBooks Review contracts REQUIREMENTS: Knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles; basic understandin...
Job Title Bookkeeper Reports To Controller Scope of Supervision Maintain Accounts and Customer Accounting relations through collaboration with Customer, Sales Department, Accounting Software, and Procurement/Logistics Department. Maintain Employee Payroll Files and Employee Relations. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES List in order of priority the major activities or objectives necessary to achieve...
Our large national healthcare client has a job opening for a part-time Bookkeeper in San Francisco, CA! In a joint venture, the California Integrated Data Exchange (Cal INDEX) announced plans to develop a statewide, next-generation health information exchange (HIE). This comprehensive collection of electronic patient records will include clinical data from healthcare providers and health insurers...

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Bookkeeper

Salaries

$21,000.00 - $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%
(992 Respondents)
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