tap-stripe is an extractor that pulls data from Stripe's API and produces JSON-formatted data following the Singer spec.

Stripe Setup

In order to access your Stripe data, you will need:

  • Account ID
  • Client Secret
  • Start Date

Account ID

Configuration Notes

  • The account ID (e.g., acct_152Bdedkol54) attained from your Stripe account profile

To get your account ID:

  1. Visit your profile:

    • Or in the upper right, click on the avatar to access a dropdown, and click on Profile

Screenshot of what the avatar dropdown with Profile looks like

  1. Once the page loads, scroll to the bottom to find your account ID in the section labelled Accounts

Screenshot of account ID

  1. Copy and paste it somewhere you can refer later on when configuring the tap.

Client Secret

Configuration Notes

  • The client secret (e.g., sk_live_eis72wonf921pqjdf) is accessible in your Stripe account when signed in

To get your client secret:

  1. Visit your Developer API Keys page:

    • You can find this by clicking on the Developers link on the left navigation and clicking on API Keys

Screeenshot of where the Developers link is on the left side

  1. Under the Standard keys section, click on the button to Create secret key

Screenshot of where Create secret key button is

  1. To make things easy to track, assign the secret key a name of Meltano so you know why you created the key

Screenshot of naming secret key

  1. Once you click on Create, you should be greeted with you new API key which you'll copy and paste into the tap configuration.

Screenshot of the new API key

Start Date

Configuration Notes

  • Determines how much historical data will be extracted. Please be aware that the larger the time period and amount of data, the longer the initial extraction can be expected to take.

This property allows you to configure where you want your data set to start from. Otherwise, if left blank, it will try to fetch the entire history of the groups or projects specified.

Web Application

  1. On Pipeline: Extract page, find the Zendesk card and click on Install
  2. When it is complete, you should see the following modal

Screenshot of tap-stripe modal

  1. Fill out the form with your account ID and secret key
  2. Click Test Connection to make sure that everything works correctly
  3. Click Save to finish installation!

Advanced: Command Line Installation

  1. Navigate to your Meltano project in the terminal
  2. Run the following command:
meltano add extractor tap-stripe

If you are successful, you should see Added and installed extractors 'tap-stripe' in your terminal.


  1. Open your project's .env file in a text editor
  2. Add the following variables to your file:
# Can be found in your Profile
export STRIPE_ACCOUNT_ID="yourAccountId"
# Create a new secret key for Meltano
export STRIPE_API_KEY="yourStripeApiKey"
# The date uses ISO-8601 and supports time if desired

Additional Information

Last Updated: 1/13/2020, 4:22:52 PM