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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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Company Confidential Hicksville, NY, 11803
A national, leading provider of performance-driven equipment and industry-leading service solutions to the commercial and multifamily industries is currently looking for a Bookkeeper. The Bookkeeper position is responsible for the following: Processing and coding property tax bills Booking journal entries Prepare schedules and reports as requested Assist Tax Supervisor with the following: pro...
Bookkeeper job in Fort Lauderdale, FL Please email resumes to ***** Duties: Ensure accurate, timely and efficient management of all general accounting functions including payroll, AP, AR, Billing and collections. Manage all aspects of A/R & A/P, banking and account reconciliations. Timely accurate preparation of financial information including monthly financia...
Bookkeeper job in Tulsa, OK Accounting Principals has a Bookkeeper job with a dynamic Tulsa employer. The pay range for this opportunity is $16.00 to $18.00 per hour, depending on experience and education. The daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Accounts Payable Accounts Receivable Payroll Month and Year End Reconciliations Reporting Qualifications for the Bookkeeper j...
Bookkeeper needed for firm located in the Miami area Responsibilities include: • Preparing invoices, • Recording business transactions, • Processing accounts payable, making deposits • Preparing accounting and management reports. • Handling the GL • Credit card reconciliations • Accounting receivable processing Qualifications • Must have knowledge of QuickBooks • Advanced knowledge of M...
Title: Bookkeeper Job in Ridgefield Park, NJ Summary: Long established company is seeking to hire a Bookkeeper in Ridgefield Park, NJ. This position will be responsible for handling all of our company client’s accounts payables, receivables, payroll and assistant with tax return preparation. This role requires an individual with a self-sufficient approach to their work and an excellent attentio...
Our client is looking for an individual for a contract to hire Bookkeeper job in Chicago, IL. You must have at least two of general bookkeeping experience. You must also have experience with QuickBooks and ADP. Bookkeeper Job Responsibilities: Entry of all records into the QuickBooks Process ADP Payroll Collect, code, and submit invoices and expense reimbursement requests Managing cash accoun...
Title: Temporary to Permanent Bookkeeper Summary: We are working with a growing and reputable company and they are looking to fill a Bookkeeping role on a temporary to permanent basis. This is a Full Charge Bookkeeping role with a focus on Accounts Receivable. The Bookkeeper job duties and responsibilities include: -Responsible for accounts receivable -Reconciliations -Assist with accounts p...
Bookkeeper Job Part Time Part Time Bookkeeper Job open in Oakland, CA. Assist the finance manager with month end close and financial statements. Take responsibility for all operational accounting: accounts payable, accounts receivable, reconcile corporate credit cards, reconcile bank accounts, prepare journal entries and payroll using ADP. Required for the Part Time Bookkeeper Job in Oakland: two...
Growing and expanding company in the Garden City area is seeking a dedicated and reliable Bookkeeper for an immediate start temp-to-perm opportunity. Duties will include: Bank Reconciliations Accounts Payable/Receivable Inventory management Financial statement Preparation Billing Reviewing/Inputting Data Invoice Management Qualifications: At least 3-5 years in a previous bookkeeping role...
A CPA firm is hiring a full time bookkeeper job just south of Denver, CO to do payroll, AR, AP, invoicing, and other accounting related duties. The ideal candidate has strong QuickBooks software skills and has a good understanding of accounting fundamentals. If you are looking to work for a well-established CPA firm who offers benefits and opportunity for growth, and a company that is focused on s...
Bookkeeper Job in Auburn, WA At Accounting Principals we specialize in the placement of finance and accounting professionals. Our client is looking to fill a contract to hire Bookkeeper Job in Auburn, WA. The ideal candidate will have an accounting degree with 2-3 years of experience as a bookkeeper. The Bookkeeper Job responsibilities include: • All accounts payable and receivable • Monthly f...
Our client is hiring for an Office Manager/Bookkeeper in Miami, FL. Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 6:00pm Office Manager/Bookkeeper Job Responsibilities: •60% Bookkeeping duties including accounts receivable and payable, •40% Administrative duties including all office needs and serve as front line for visitors and phone calls •Payroll including all employee records, weekly postings,...
Title: Bookkeeper Job in Chicago, IL Our client is looking for an individual for a contract Bookkeeper job in Chicago, IL. The bookkeeper should have a Bachelor's degree in accounting or business administration, as well as knowledge of bookkeeping and generally accepted accounting principles. You must also have experience with QuickBooks. Bookkeeper Job Responsibilities: • Record cash receipts ...
Accounts Payable/Bookkeeper Job in Jupiter, Florida Our client is looking to hire an experienced Accounts Payable/Bookkeeper candidate to work in the Jupiter, Florida office. Candidate must have 2+ years of hands on AP & Accounting experience, strong communication skills, hardworking, organized, and excellent in Microsoft Excel and QuickBooks. Candidate will have the opportunity to grow within th...
Bookkeeper Job in North San Diego County, CA Accounting Principals is looking to fill a Temp to Direct Hire Bookkeeper Job in North San Diego County, CA for one of our clients. This Bookkeeper opportunity requires a minimum of two years of bookkeeping experience. In addition, construction industry is highly preferred. Our client is very motivated to interview as soon as possible and is looking to...
A top tier luxurious New York based consulting firm is presently hiring for a Bookkeeper job. The client has a global outreach and provides advisory services to executives in the upscale retail and consumer goods sector. To be qualified for this role, the ideal candidate will have solid experience with QuickBooks, AP/AR, reconciliations and some administrative practice. The client offers an excell...
Company Confidential Troy, NY, 12180
TIMESUNION.COM JOBS ACCOUNTING/BOOKKEEPER for non-profit firm. Experience quarterly, YE financials. QuickBooks, MS Office/Access. Admin support. Multi-task. Team player. Resume/cover letter to *****...
Company Confidential Prescott, AZ, 86301
TAX PREPARER/full charge bookkeeper - Prescott CPA firm needs experienced preparer of individual & business income tax returns, sales tax and payroll tax returns & full charge QuickBooks accounting through financial statements. Send resume to: *****...
New Construction Access Control Installation Company looking for qualified Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable/Administrative Assistant. Must have bookkeeping experience as well as QuickBooks proficiency with all aspects of this program. Hours are flexible as long as the work necessary to keep up gets accomplished. Full Time with the possibility of working from home some after the probationary pe...
Zimmer Insurance Group a local independent insurance agency is currently accepting applications to fill a position in our accounting department. Responsibilities would include A/P, A/R, billing functions and reconciliation of accounts. Candidates should be detail oriented and highly organized and willing to grow with our company as a team player. Previous experience preferred. Please email your re...

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Accounting Career Tools

Bookkeeper

Salaries

$21,000.00 - $54,080.00
Typical Salary for Bookkeeper
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
31.4%
Some College Coursework Completed
27.2%
Associates
21.2%
High School
10.9%
Certification
3.8%
Master's
2.9%
Vocational
2%
(994 Respondents)
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