Bookkeeper

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Median Average:
$61,108
Bookkeeper in Australia median base salary $61,108/yr. Information is based on 722 Bookkeeper jobs advertised between February 2020 and January 2021.
How much do Bookkeeper earn in Australia? The average salary of Bookkeeper is $61,108 in Australia
$61,108 /yr
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Average $61,108
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated January 15 2021
The average pay range for Bookkeeper is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $80K per year. The average number of Bookkeeper roles advertised per month is 65 in Australia between February 2020 and January 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Bookkeeper? The most common skills required for a Bookkeeper are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Bookkeeper job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting roles. See what salaries they paid for Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting in Australia. See how they compare to the average Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting salary of $60,973.
Penrith City Council
Sydney (100%)
36

$70K-$80K

($14,027)

$70K-$80K
($14,027)
Bentley Recruitment
Brisbane (100%)
33

$63K-$75K

($8,027)

$63K-$75K
($8,027)
Hays Accountancy & Finance
Adelaide (100%)
30

$58K-$68K

($2,527)

$58K-$68K
($2,527)
Private Advertiser
Melbourne (100%)
30

$48K-$58K

(($7,973))

$48K-$58K
(($7,973))
Tweed Coast Plan Management
Gold Coast (100%)
28

$55K-$65K

(($973))

$55K-$65K
(($973))
Last Updated January 08 2021
How many years does it take to become a Bookkeeper?
Most candidates undertake an average of 7 years Accounting prior to being appointed as a Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Bookkeeper
Last updated January 16 2021
Most candidates have on average 7 years working experience prior to becoming a Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Bookkeeper
Last updated January 16 2021
Where are Bookkeeper in Australia sourced from?
Bookkeeper are sourced from
these companies
MYOB
Xero
Nexus Adhesives Pty Ltd
OZ GREEN HOMES PTY LTD
Raben Footwear
Bookkeeper are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
TAFE
Deakin University
CPA Australia
Last updated January 16 2021
Where are most Bookkeeper roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 137 / 22%
Brisbane 124 / 20%
Sydney 107 / 17%
Perth 62 / 10%
Adelaide 61 / 10%
Last updated January 08 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Bookkeeper?
Cairns ($67K)
Melbourne ($66K)
Hobart ($65K)
Sydney ($65K)
Wollongong ($64K)
Last updated January 08 2021