Bookkeeper

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Median Average:
$68,917
Bookkeeper in Australia median base salary $68,917/yr. Information is based on 1302 Bookkeeper jobs advertised between July 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Bookkeeper earn in Australia? The average salary of Bookkeeper is $68,917 in Australia
$68,917 /yr
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Average $68,917
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated June 24 2022
The average pay range for Bookkeeper is between $70K and $80K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Bookkeeper roles advertised per month is 174 in Australia between July 2021 and March 2022.
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 June 30 2022
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 $68,917.
Private Advertiser
Melbourne (49%), Brisbane (30%), Perth (15%), Sydney (6%)
136

$69K-$78K

($5,390)

$69K-$78K
($5,390)
11 Recruitment
Perth (100%)
127

$49K-$79K

(($4,584))

$49K-$79K
(($4,584))
Penrith City Council
Sydney (100%)
84

$74K-$89K

($13,141)

$74K-$89K
($13,141)
SPG Developments (Manager) Pty Ltd
Melbourne (100%)
67

$52K-$62K

(($11,917))

$52K-$62K
(($11,917))
Abacus Human Capital
Brisbane (100%)
52

$50K-$74K

(($6,533))

$50K-$74K
(($6,533))
Last Updated March 25 2022
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 July 02 2022
Most candidates have on average 8 years working experience prior to becoming a Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Bookkeeper
Last updated July 02 2022
Where are Bookkeeper in Hobart sourced from?
Bookkeeper are sourced from
these companies
Alexandria Early Learning
FLMN Pty Ltd
Get2Know, Remote
HSP Transport
Napoletana pizza Tasmania
Bookkeeper are sourced in Hobart are most likely to be sourced from these schools
University of Tasmania
Australian Catholic University
James Cook University
Monash University
Navitas College of Public Safety
Last updated July 04 2022
Where are most Bookkeeper roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 146 / 20%
Brisbane 124 / 17%
Sydney 113 / 15%
Perth 110 / 15%
Gold Coast 48 / 6%
Last updated July 01 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Bookkeeper?
Darwin ($72K)
Sydney ($72K)
Newcastle ($71K)
Canberra ($70K)
Melbourne ($68K)
Last updated July 01 2022