Bookkeeper Salary Information

Bookkeeper salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does a bookkeeper earn?

Annual salaries range from £16,128 to £32,892. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £16,128
(£1,344 p/mth)
(£1,837 p/mth)
(£2,741 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 22nd 45th 70th
Post-tax £14,508
(£1,209 p/mth)
(£1,544 p/mth)
(£2,158 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 19th 39th 63rd
Percentage Tax Deduction 10% 16% 21%

As an accountant, you can expect to work closely with businesses and businesses to ensure that the most economically viable and secure decisions are made to keep finances under tight control. Bookkeepers must have a thorough knowledge of QuickBooks or similar computer accounting programs to track and record the company's financial transactions and records.

Compare the average salary of a bookkeeper to your salary:


Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant bookkeeper:

average gross salary£16,132£22,040£32,889
max mortgage£72,594£99,180£148,001
deposit paid£8,066£11,020£16,445
max purchase price£80,660£110,200£164,446
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£329£450£671

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