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Accounting clerk salary in United States

How much does an Accounting Clerk make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $20.41
Low $14.28
High $29.17
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a accounting clerk is $20.41 per hour in the United States. 16.6k salaries reported, updated at December 5, 2023

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Top companies for Accounting Clerks in United States

  1. Key Personnel
    6 reviews46 salaries reported
    $23.52per hour
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Highest paying cities for Accounting Clerks near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $28.08 per hour
    199 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $24.96 per hour
    212 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $24.38 per hour
    107 salaries reported
  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $23.41 per hour
    224 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $23.41 per hour
    123 salaries reported
  3. Fort Worth, TX
    $21.00 per hour
    76 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $20.97 per hour
    316 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $20.57 per hour
    75 salaries reported
  3. Jacksonville, FL
    $19.38 per hour
    63 salaries reported
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Where can an Accounting Clerk earn more?

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Most common benefits for Accounting Clerks

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 716 ratings

45% of Accounting Clerks in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Accounts Payable Clerk

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Average $20.72 per hour

Accounts Receivable Clerk

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Average $20.97 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for an Accounting Clerk

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