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  • Annual mean wage for a qualified bookkeeper in New Mexico is:  $36,000 per year or $18.00 per hour. (NM Department of Workforce Solutions' data.)
  • Approximate payroll taxes: 10%
  • Over head costs per hour: $5.00 
  • Typical efficiency, productive hours VS hours paid: 60%

  • Hourly rate plus payroll tax = 19.8/ HR
  • Including overhead = 24.8/Hr
  • Adjusted for efficiency = 41.33/Hr                                                                                                     
A Bookkeeper On Your Payroll?
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The real cost of a qualified bookkeeper, on your payroll, is $41.33 per productive hour, plus management time, turnover disruption and recruitment costs!
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