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Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $18.60
Statewide median: $18.88

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks *

Area Low Median High
U S
$14.38 $18.11 $22.81
Minnesota
$15.33 $18.6 $22.63
Central Minnesota
$15.2 $17.8 $21.28
Northeast Minnesota
$12.99 $16.41 $19.43
Northwest Minnesota
$13.08 $16.5 $20.07
Southeast Minnesota
$13.94 $17.64 $21.91
Southwest Minnesota
$13.13 $16.43 $19.47
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$16.48 $19.98 $23.57

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 34770 workers employed in this very large career.

Where do Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 3900 new Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks to meet market demand between 2014-2024. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
  Employment Employment Change
2014 2024 Number Percent
U S 1760300 1611500 -148700 -8.4%
Minnesota 39738 35828 -3910 -9.8%
  2012 2022 Number Percent
Northwest Minnesota 4366 4594 228 5.2%
Southwest Minnesota 3208 3314 106 3.3%
Southeast Minnesota 3342 3562 220 6.6%
Central Minnesota 3913 4306 393 10%
Northeast Minnesota 2397 2451 54 2.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 22089 23880 1791 8.1%


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