Pennsylvania Bookkeeping and Accounting Clerks: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Bookkeeping And Accounting Clerks in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Bookkeeping Clerks in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Johnstown, Altoona and State College
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Erie, Reading and Harrisburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Bookkeeping Clerks in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia, Harrisburg and Allentown

Schools for Bookkeeping Clerks in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Bookkeeping Clerks Schools in Pennsylvania

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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, Associate

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

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Bachelor of Science in Business - Accounting, Master of Business Administration - Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: 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 Masters of Accountancy, Online MBA specialization in Accounting
  • Degrees: Master

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

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

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

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

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

Whether preparing to enter the professional world or expanding your skills, education should be available wherever, whenever. With McCann you can rely on challenging programs, interesting curriculum, and a friendly educational environment.

If quality is what you want then McCann is where you want to be.

  • Programs: Accounting - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Pennsylvania Bookkeeping Clerks Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Butler County Community College Butler Associate 3,656
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Laurel Business Institute Uniontown Associate 313
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus Blue Bell Associate 9,184
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
PJA School Upper Darby Associate 244
Peirce College Philadelphia Bachelor 2,181
Pennsylvania College of Technology Williamsport Bachelor 6,682
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown Associate 1,358
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
South Hills School of Business & Technology State College Associate 661
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Bookkeeping Clerks

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. 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


Altoona 580 $30710 0.86
Gettysburg 460 $34560 1.26
Bloomsburg 540 $33590 1.1
Berwick 540 $33590 1.1
Harrisburg 3330 $36170 0.93
Carlisle 3330 $36170 0.93
Johnstown 610 $27620 0.98
Chambersburg 550 $34350 0.83
Waynesboro 550 $34350 0.83
East Stroudsburg 510 $33180 0.81
Erie 1360 $31410 0.93
Pittsburgh 13180 $35200 1.02
Reading 1800 $36780 0.92
Lancaster 2630 $34850 0.99
Lebanon 830 $37990 1.51
Scranton 2840 $32870 0.97
Wilkes 2840 $32870 0.97
Barre 2840 $32870 0.97
Hazleton 2840 $32870 0.97
State College 710 $34780 0.92
Williamsport 520 $34380 0.87
York 1890 $35170 0.93
Hanover 1890 $35170 0.93
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