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Account Clerk Salary

$63,966 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$2,047

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 19, 2019

The average pay for an Account Clerk is $63,966 a year and $31 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Account Clerk is between $46,268 and $78,675. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Account Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Aids in the application of principles of accounting and, with experience, may handle complex tasks.
  • Utilizes knowledge of accounting principles related to classifying, recording, and summarizing data and making computations to compile and keep financial records.
  • Finalizes accounting reports.
  • Studies and analyzes accounting records for purposes of preparing statements and reports.
  • Includes such activities as keeping and verifying records of transactions; receiving and disbursing money; computing and verifying amounts; preparing records; combining data and performing computations to create statistical records; and computing costs, verifying bills, invoices, rates, tariff, duties, and amounts due.
  • This position may exist in any of the accounting functions such as payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit, collections, budgets, financial planning, general accounting, billing, etc.
  • This is a paraprofessional level position and does not require a four-year degree in accounting.
Account Clerk Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,259,930

Estimated population of Account Clerk jobs: 52,967

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$74,155
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Account Clerk Job Listings for United States

Finance & Account Clerk - Temp
Nov 15
New York, NY, USA
The Agency Worx
Immediate need for a Finance & Account Clerk - Temp for a 4 week project at a well-known fashion retailer! Job Requirements: * New vendor set ups * Create Oracle Purchase Orders / Requisitions
Account Clerk
Nov 8
Oceanside, CA, USA
HB Staffing
Our firm is currently hiring an account clerk position for a County of San Diego Office. This position is temporary - approximately 2-3 months, and no longer than 90 days , with full-time hours ...
Sheriff's Office Senior Account Clerk
Nov 15
Santa Rosa, United States
County Of Sonoma
Typical job duties for Senior Account Clerk - Purchasing * Monitor shared Purchasing email for correspondence from suppliers * Pay invoices * Procure goods through requisitions, including tracking ...
Administrative and Account Clerk
Nov 6
Houston, TX, USA
Head & Guild Parts Inc
Full time accounting clerk/admin assistant. Answer phones, file, invoicing, deposits, bank reconciliations and varies other duties. Must have some accounting knowledge. Company Description Company ...
Account Clerk
Oct 23
Dublin, VA, USA
Workforce Unlimited
Workforce Unlimited is currently recruiting for an Account Clerk/Customer Service Rep in Dublin, VA! Excellent opportunity to obtain new skills in a diverse setting! POSITION SUMMARY: • Monday thru ...

The average pay for an Account Clerk is $63,966 a year and $31 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Account Clerk is between $46,268 and $78,675. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Account Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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