The average pay for an Accountant with Payroll Administration skills is AU$60,673 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$44,858 - AU$83,148
AU$45K
AU$60K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$59,677
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50%
90%
AU$20.17 - AU$46.00
AU$20
AU$28
AU$46
MEDIAN: AU$28.07
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$85K
Salary AU$44,858 - AU$83,148
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,106
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$44,852 - AU$85,040
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 178
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$20.17 - AU$46.00
Overtime AU$49.25
Annual Data AU$0AU$85K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$5,106
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$44,852 - AU$85,040
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 112 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 42 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$71,000 based on 17 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$59,638

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲26%

Late-Career
▲19%

▲11%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼10%

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 92%
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