Bookkeeper

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Median Average:
$66,535
Bookkeeper in Australia median base salary $66,535/yr. Information is based on 1674 Bookkeeper jobs advertised between May 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Bookkeeper earn in Australia? The average salary of Bookkeeper is $66,535 in Australia
$66,535 /yr
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Average $66,535
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated May 13 2022
The average pay range for Bookkeeper is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Bookkeeper roles advertised per month is 168 in Australia between May 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Bookkeeper? The most common skills required for a Bookkeeper are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Bookkeeper job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2022
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 $66,535.
Private Advertiser
Melbourne (49%), Brisbane (30%), Perth (15%), Sydney (6%)
136

$69K-$78K

($7,772)

$69K-$78K
($7,772)
11 Recruitment
Perth (100%)
127

$49K-$79K

(($2,202))

$49K-$79K
(($2,202))
Penrith City Council
Sydney (100%)
84

$74K-$89K

($15,523)

$74K-$89K
($15,523)
SPG Developments (Manager) Pty Ltd
Melbourne (100%)
67

$52K-$62K

(($9,535))

$52K-$62K
(($9,535))
Abacus Human Capital
Brisbane (100%)
52

$50K-$74K

(($4,151))

$50K-$74K
(($4,151))
Last Updated March 25 2022
How many years does it take to become a Bookkeeper?
Most candidates undertake an average of 7 years Accounting prior to being appointed as a Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Bookkeeper
Last updated May 16 2022
Most candidates have on average 8 years working experience prior to becoming a Bookkeeper.
Average Accounting required to become a Bookkeeper
Last updated May 16 2022
Where are Bookkeeper in Australia sourced from?
Bookkeeper are sourced from
these companies
Casual
MYOB
Infinity Sourdough Bakery
MCMAHON COOL ROOMS PTY LTD
Xero
Bookkeeper are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Deakin University
CPA Australia
TAFE
TAFE
Last updated May 14 2022
Where are most Bookkeeper roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 200 / 20%
Brisbane 158 / 16%
Sydney 145 / 15%
Perth 140 / 14%
Adelaide 63 / 8%
Last updated May 14 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Bookkeeper?
Sydney ($70K)
Canberra ($68K)
Darwin ($68K)
Melbourne ($66K)
Brisbane ($65K)
Last updated May 14 2022