Accounts Payable Clerk

Accounts Payable Clerks are responsible for paying invoices owed by a company to its suppliers or vendors. The average salary of an Accounts Payable Clerk is $49,404 per annum.

As an Accounts Payable Clerk, you may also provide administrative assistance such as preparing reports, conducting reconciliations, and online banking.

Average salary
$49,404 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Min average salary
$44,885 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Max average salary
$53,922 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Job growth

Projection: 7% more Accounts Payable Clerks employed in Australia in 2018 (compared to 2013)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as an Accounts Payable Clerk are:

  • NSW: 32.2%
  • VIC: 23.1%
  • QLD: 22.8%

Key skills required
  • Aptitude for working with numbers
  • Good organisational skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer skills


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