Iowa Bookkeeping and Accounting Clerks: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Bookkeeping And Accounting Clerks in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Bookkeeping Clerks in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames, Sioux City and Des Moines
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Cedar Rapids and Iowa City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Bookkeeping Clerks in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Des Moines, Iowa City and Ames

Schools for Bookkeeping Clerks in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Bookkeeping Clerks Schools in Iowa

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Penn Foster

Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.

  • Programs: Bookkeeping
  • Degrees: Diploma

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Accounting - Audit Specialization, BS in Accounting - Managerial Accountancy, BS in Accounting - Public Accountancy, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Business Administration - Accounting
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MS in Accounting, MBA - Accounting, DBA in Accounting
  • Degrees: Master, Doctorate
Kaplan University - KHE
Cedar Rapids, Urbandale

At Kaplan University, we offer over 180 degree and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science: Accounting, Associate of Applied Science: Accounting, Master of Science: Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate, Master

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Accounting - Associate, Accounting - Bachelor, Accounting - MBA (Master's)
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor, Master

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online Master of Accountancy, Online MBA specialization in Accounting
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Advanced Accounting - PhD in Bus. Admin., Advanced Accounting - D.B.A.
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Business Administration - Accounting (BS) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Accounting (MS)
  • Degrees: Master
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More Iowa Bookkeeping Clerks Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Associate 18,320
Ellsworth Community College Iowa Falls Associate 916
Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa Associate 4,174
Marshalltown Community College Marshalltown Associate 1,701
North Iowa Area Community College Mason City Associate 3,272
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Calmar Associate 4,810
Southwestern Community College Creston Creston Associate 1,463
Western Iowa Tech Community College Sioux City Associate 5,191

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Bookkeeping Clerks

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Bookkeeping Clerks

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Bookkeeping Clerks relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Ames 470 $32590 0.94
Iowa City 680 $33860 0.66
Cedar Rapids 1640 $35360 1.01
Des Moines 4640 $36660 1.17
West Des Moines 4640 $36660 1.17
Dubuque 650 $34180 0.99
Waterloo 1080 $30670 1.06
Cedar Falls 1080 $30670 1.06
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