Accounting Clerk Salary in United States

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Accounting Clerk in United States

The average salary of a(n) Accounting Clerk in United States is $40,248.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Accounting Clerk in United States is $19.35.

The average bonus of a(n) Accounting Clerk in United States is $680.00.

Job Description:

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. Computes and records charges, refunds, cost of lost or damaged goods, freight charges, rentals, and similar items. Receives and counts cash; maintains cash book or other control records. Prepares computer input forms for processing of transaction data. Compares print-outs against source documents and journal entries to verify accuracy, and prepares input forms to reconcile errors. Periodically reviews records and subsequent computer printouts to balance accounts and to identify suspense items or delinquent accounts requiring further action. Files and maintains clerical records, and reports pertinent information to accounting and bookkeeping or technical operations. Prepares and mails bills or statements, or prepares lists of outstanding bills payable. Performs such other duties as may be assigned. Assists in balancing accounts by running tapes, proofreading, etc.; prepares summary of balances, cost information, or other reports as requested for supervisor's use in preparing financial statements. May proofread and post operations progress or other reports and make a monthly summary or recap of such reports as needed. May type vouchers, invoices, checks, account statements, reports, and other records. May reconcile bank statements. May audit and proof accounting or other reports for clerical accuracy and conformance to departmental, county, and state procedures. Less

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... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Accounting Clerk?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in United States

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Accounting Clerk in United States

Accounting Clerk - New York, NY

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is the award-winning owner and operator of some of the world's most prestigious hotels and resorts. The Group now operates, or

View job on Indeed.com

Accounting Clerk ll - Arlington, VA

Ruchman and Associates, INC

Accounting Clerk II. Accounting Clerk Contract Job Vacancy. Please read the job vacancy carefully before applying....

View job on Indeed.com

Accounting Associate - Chicago, IL

Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago

Under general supervision, performs a variety of standard and/or advanced technical bookkeeping and accounting tasks....

View job on Indeed.com

Account Clerk I - Grand Rapids, MI

County of Kent

High school graduate or equivalent combined with six months of accounting or bookkeeping experience, or an Associate's degree in accounting or related field....

View job on Indeed.com

Accounting Clerk 2 - Chicago, IL

Rush University Medical Center

Accounting Clerk 2Department:. The Accounting Clerk maintains current accurate accounting records for unit. Processes daily financial information in accordance...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x