Account Analyst Salary

Median pay for Account Analysts in the United States is around $43K annually. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. The majority of Account Analysts claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 55 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage.

$34,930 - $61,231
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$43K
$61K
MEDIAN: $43,330
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$12.51 - $25.04
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$34,930 - $61,231  
   
Bonus
$458.00 - $9,887  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Commission
$6,750  
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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$31,792 - $60,933  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 135
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.51 - $25.04  
   
Overtime
$18.31 - $50.34  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$458.00 - $9,887  
   
Commission
$6,750  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$31,792 - $60,933  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 55

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Job Description for Account Analyst

The account analyst’s job will generally have them looking at financial statements for public companies. They will be responsible for evaluating balance sheets, statements of cash flow, and income statements. The analyst will have extensive knowledge of accounting principle. This knowledge will be applied when providing details that support the financial statements of the companies they work for.

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Account Analyst Tasks

  • Process client invoices, applying price reductions and rebates.
  • Maintain records of company promotions, sales, price changes, and other factors affecting customer billing.
  • Identify and resolve errors with customer accounts.
  • Monitor customer payments received and current account status.

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Popular Skills for Account Analyst


Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Account Analysts who took the survey. Most notably, skills in Data Analysis, Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Billing are correlated to pay that is above average. Microsoft Office and Billing, on the other hand, are typically associated with much lower pay. Most people who know Data Analysis also know Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Account Analyst

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


For Account Analysts, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. At career start (within the first five years), average income sits near $41K, and the average for folks who have worked for five to 10 years is only slightly higher at $42K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $44K. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $45K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,961

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

Account Analysts will find that Boston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 55 percent. Account Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+32 percent), Atlanta (+28 percent), Washington (+24 percent), and Miami (+23 percent). The lowest-paying market is Des Moines, which sits 13 percent below the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Greensboro and Pittsburgh (9 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

Account Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Account Analyst?

Account Analyst in Pittsburgh:
"Monotonous Days."
Pros: No surprises, once you learn what you're doing efficiently you will be good. Things don't change often.
Cons: Same thing every day. Lack of vertical movement or ways to stand out.

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Key Stats for Account Analyst

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Account Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
$42,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Account Analyst Salaries

Data Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$42,000



Billing
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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