Accountant/Bookkeeper

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Median Average:
$63,000
Accountant/Bookkeeper in Australia median base salary $63,000/yr. Information is based on 60 Accountant/Bookkeeper jobs advertised between November 2020 and November 2021.
How much do Accountant/Bookkeeper earn in Australia? The average salary of Accountant/Bookkeeper is $63,000 in Australia
$63,000 /yr
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Average $63,000
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated November 19 2021
The average pay range for Accountant/Bookkeeper is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $80K per year. The average number of Accountant/Bookkeeper roles advertised per month is 5 in Australia between November 2020 and November 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Accountant/Bookkeeper? The most common skills required for a Accountant/Bookkeeper are:
Accounting Accounting Accounting Bookkeeping Administration Bookkeeping Accountants Accounting Accounting Administration Administrative Bookkeeping Budgeting Budgets Clerical Consulting Accountants Accounting Administration Art Audit Banking Bookkeeping Budgeting Budgets Building Catering Construction Consulting Contracts
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These skills are most commonly found in Accountant/Bookkeeper job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated October 31 2021
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 $63,000.
11 Recruitment
Perth (100%)
90

$49K-$79K

($1,000)

$49K-$79K
($1,000)
Penrith City Council
Sydney (100%)
84

$74K-$89K

($19,058)

$74K-$89K
($19,058)
SPG Developments (Manager) Pty Ltd
Melbourne (100%)
67

$52K-$62K

(($6,000))

$52K-$62K
(($6,000))
Abacus Human Capital
Brisbane (100%)
36

$46K-$75K

(($2,334))

$46K-$75K
(($2,334))
Downer
Brisbane (100%)
36

$75K-$90K

($19,500)

$75K-$90K
($19,500)
Last Updated November 20 2021
How many years does it take to become a Accountant/Bookkeeper?
Most candidates undertake an average of 11 years Accounting prior to being appointed as a Accountant/Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Accountant/Bookkeeper
Last updated November 24 2021
Most candidates have on average 8 years working experience prior to becoming a Accountant/Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Accountant/Bookkeeper
Last updated November 24 2021
Where are Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting in Australia sourced from?
Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting are sourced from
these companies
Casual
Flight Centre
MYOB
Infinity Sourdough Bakery
Lend Lease
Bookkeeping & Small Practice Accounting are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
CPA Australia
Holmesglen Institute
University of Melbourne
University of Southern Queensland
RMIT University
Last updated November 21 2021
Where are most Accountant/Bookkeeper roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 16 / 22%
Brisbane 15 / 21%
Sydney 15 / 21%
Perth 13 / 18%
Adelaide 3 / 4%
Last updated November 20 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Accountant/Bookkeeper?
Newcastle ($80K)
Melbourne ($66K)
Albury ($65K)
Sydney ($63K)
Adelaide ($61K)
Last updated November 20 2021