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Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

This career: $17.86
Statewide median: $18.15

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Area Low Median High
U S
$10.72 $17.40 $26.85
Minnesota
$11.35 $17.86 $25.80
Central Minnesota
$11.35 $17.28 $24.09
Northeast Minnesota
$9.62 $15.71 $22.46
Northwest Minnesota
$9.97 $15.81 $22.42
Southeast Minnesota
$10.86 $17.41 $25.10
Southwest Minnesota
$10.04 $15.69 $22.13
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$12.65 $19.12 $27.26

"Low" indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 36,520 workers employed in this very large career.

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

 

Current Demand

This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 7,750 new Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks to meet market demand between 2010-2020. 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
2012 2022 Number Percent
U S 1,898,300 2,157,400 259,000 13.6%
Minnesota 35,809 39,616 3,807 10.6%
  2010 2020 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 3,691 4,293 602 16.3%
Northeast Minnesota 2,231 2,456 225 10.1%
Northwest Minnesota 4,312 4,894 582 13.5%
Southeast Minnesota 2,859 3,191 332 11.6%
Southwest Minnesota 3,100 3,385 285 9.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 19,608 21,479 1,871 9.5%


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