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Bookkeeping Manager Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$70,028 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bookkeeping Manager is $70,028 a year and $34 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Bookkeeping Manager is between $50,581 and $86,202. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Bookkeeping Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Manages and coordinates subordinate bookkeeping staff who keep complete set of records of financial transactions of establishment.
  • Oversees multiple tasks performed by subordinates, which include verifying and entering details of transactions as they occur or in chronological order in account and cash journals from items, such as sales slips, invoices, check stubs, inventory records, and requisitions; summarizing details on separate ledgers and transferring data to general ledger; balancing books and compiling reports to show statistics, such as cash receipts and expenditures, accounts payable and receivable, profit and loss, and other items pertinent to operation of business; and calculating employee wages from plant records or timecards and preparing checks or withdrawing cash from bank for payment of wages.
Bookkeeping Manager Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Financial Managers

Job family population: 569,380

Estimated population of Bookkeeping Manager jobs: 13,278

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Bookkeeping Manager Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Bookkeeper for Growing CPA Firm
Jun 5
Seattle, WA, USA
Ranta CPA + Associates
... management. Therefore, strong knowledge of "classic" and contemporary bookkeeping skills is required. * Bank reconciliations, transaction uploads, and categorization. * Communicating with internal ...
Jun 18
Lynnwood, WA, USA
Pacific Rim CR LLC
Job will entail recreating our current systems and processes of bookkeeping. You will accomplishing ... Managing all payments to and from clients and contractors. Generating profitability reports on ...
Bookkeeper-Small Casual Office!
Jun 5
Auburn, WA, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
... years of Bookkeeping experience · QuickBooks experience is a plus · Attention to Detail · ... project support to interim management. CFS has twice been named to Forbes' list of "Best ...
Office Manager Bookkeeper
Jun 18
Arlington, WA, USA
Haltermans Auto Group LLC
Office Manager / Bookkeeper Family owned RV Dealership looking for experienced very organized Office manager. must have prior dealership experience.
Apr 8
Tacoma, WA, USA
West Coast Carriers
Contract management * Setting up new customers and vendors Qualifications: * Complete understanding of Quickbooks * Daily reconciliations * Good knowledge of Excel, Work and Outlook * Organized and ...
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