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Account Analyst Salary

Average Account Analysts in the United States make around $42K per year. In the world of Account Analysts, total cash compensation can vary between $31K and $57K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $5K and $6K, respectively. Geography and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Work is enjoyable for Account Analysts, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half.

$32,452 - $59,563
(Median)
$32K
$42K
$60K
MEDIAN: $41,772
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50%
90%

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$12.22 - $22.71
(Median)
$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$32,452 - $59,563  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
Profit Sharing
$511 - $5,872  
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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$31,056 - $57,447  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 184
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.22 - $22.71  
   
Overtime
$18.86 - $34.63  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,068  
   
Profit Sharing
$511 - $5,872  
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).
)
$31,056 - $57,447  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 79

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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


Just a handful of professional skills are reported by Account Analysts who took the survey. 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. 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.


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $40K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $43K. On average, Account Analysts make $46K following one to two decades on the job. Folks who claim more than 20 years of relevant experience actually report a comparatively lower median income of $45K.

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
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Account Analyst Salaries

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$41,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Billing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 17%
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