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Clerk Accounting Salary
in San Diego, California

$45,985 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clerk Accounting is $45,985 a year and $22 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Clerk Accounting is between $34,431 and $55,577. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Clerk Accounting. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares and keeps financial and business transaction data up-to-date, applying accepted procedures, and prepares reports to ensure accurate accounting records.
  • Performs complex clerical and entry-level accounting activities.
  • Compiles and checks source documents, such as vouchers, invoices, purchase orders, and cash receipts, for completeness and accuracy, and prepares reports.
  • Verifies and posts details of business transactions to appropriate ledgers and journals, and totals accounts.
Clerk Accounting Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Job family population: 1,532,340

Estimated population of Clerk Accounting jobs: 46,062

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Clerk Accounting Job Listings for San Diego, California

Accounts Payable and Payroll Clerk
Jun 17
San Diego, CA, USA
Accounting Principals
Accounting Principals is partnering with a Financial Services Company to hire an individual for a contract Accounts Payable Clerk job in central San Diego, CA. You must have a minimum of one year of ...
Accounting Data Clerk - Receptionist
May 28
San Diego, CA, USA
Pro Systems Event Solutions
We are currently seeking a part-time Accounting Data Clerk/Receptionist. Hours: 8:30am-5pm, assigned days flexible. This position has the ability to grow into a full time position. Responsibilities ...
Accounting Clerk / Accounts Payable - Great Pay!
May 31
Carlsbad, CA, USA
PrideStaff is hiring an Accounting Clerk / Accounts Payable for reputable Company in Carlsbad, CA We are seeking an experienced Accounting Specialist with a strong Accounting background. Must have ...
Accounting Clerk 2
Apr 30
San Marcos, CA, USA
Accounting Clerk Level 2 Location: San Marcos, CA $25/hr. (Weekly pay) Contract to hire Our client, a leader in designing and manufacturing industrial process measurement applications utilizing ...
Accounting Clerk
May 30
Chula Vista, CA, USA
Point Mortgage
Provides support to the Accounting department and performs accounts payable functions. Duties and Responsibilities * Compiles and sorts documents, such as invoices and checks, substantiating business ...
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