Bookkeeper earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Bookkeeper salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $60,030
Massachusetts $48,860
Connecticut $48,310
Washington $48,310
California $47,940
New York $47,720
Alaska $47,690
New Jersey $47,620
Rhode Island $47,590
Minnesota $47,460
Vermont $47,210
Maryland $47,160
Colorado $47,020
Delaware $46,910
Hawaii $46,910
Oregon $46,910
Virgin Islands, U.S. $46,400
Illinois $45,880
New Hampshire $45,760
Virginia $45,240
Pennsylvania $44,980
Arizona $44,300
Wisconsin $44,280
Michigan $43,670
Texas $43,210
Missouri $41,240
Iowa $39,840
Georgia $39,810
Utah $39,780
Maine $39,670
Nevada $39,090
Ohio $39,020
Florida $38,570
North Dakota $38,370
North Carolina $38,210
Nebraska $38,210
Indiana $38,200
Kentucky $38,060
Tennessee $38,040
Louisiana $38,000
South Carolina $38,000
Kansas $37,880
New Mexico $37,880
Idaho $37,740
Oklahoma $37,560
Wyoming $37,560
South Dakota $37,400
Alabama $37,390
Montana $37,370
Mississippi $37,230
Arkansas $37,060
West Virginia $36,880
Guam $29,200
Puerto Rico $22,970

How do bookkeeper salaries compare to similar careers?

Bookkeepers earn 22% less than similar careers in Puerto Rico. On average, they make less than auditors but more than tellers.

Career Median Salary
Auditor salary $37K
Accountant salary $37K
Tax preparer salary $29K
Loan officer salary $30K
Revenue agent salary $30K
Financial clerk salary $23K
Bookkeeper salary $23K
Bill and account collector salary $22K
Teller salary $22K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)