The average salary for an Accountant with Tax Preparation skills is AU$52,214 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$38,845 - AU$76,973
(Median)
AU$39K
AU$52K
AU$77K
MEDIAN: AU$52,213
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AU$18.54 - AU$41.91
(Median)
AU$19
AU$26
AU$42
MEDIAN: AU$25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$27KAU$54KAU$81K
Salary
AU$38,845 - AU$76,973  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$6,787  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$14,899  
Commission
AU$750  
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$38,943 - AU$79,047  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 627
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$18.54 - AU$41.91  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.00  
Overtime
AU$35.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$6,787  
   
Commission
AU$750  
Profit Sharing
AU$0.00 - AU$14,899  
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$38,943 - AU$79,047  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 129

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,729

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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 66%

Experienced
up arrow 49%

Mid-Career
up arrow 18%

National Average
AU$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 96%
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