Account Analyst Salary

Account Analysts in the United States pull down an average of $42K annually. In the world of Account Analysts, overall income ranges from $31K near the bottom to $57K at the top; this can include more than $5K from bonuses and more than $6K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The majority of Account Analysts (69 percent) who took the survey are women. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers.

$32,628 - $59,955
(Median)
$33K
$42K
$60K
MEDIAN: $41,643
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$12.13 - $22.62
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$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$32,628 - $59,955  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,017  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $5,918  
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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$30,711 - $56,967  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 180
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.13 - $22.62  
   
Overtime
$18.79 - $34.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,017  
   
Profit Sharing
$507 - $5,918  
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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$30,711 - $56,967  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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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

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

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Popular Skills for Account Analyst


Survey takers who work as Account Analysts usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Customer Service, Data Analysis, Billing, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Microsoft Excel. Those proficient in Data Analysis are, more often than not, also skilled in Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Account Analyst

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


Account Analysts do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $39K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $43K. Account Analysts claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $45K. Account Analysts who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are no higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years.

Account Analyst Reviews

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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Experience Affects Account Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Account Analyst Salaries

Data Analysis
0%

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$41,000

Billing
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Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 15%
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