Account Analyst Salary

Pay for Account Analysts in the United States sits in the ballpark of $42K annually. Total cash compensation for Account Analysts runs from $31K to $58K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $5K and profit sharing that can reach almost $6K. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Account Analysts. Female Account Analysts survey participants are more prevalent than men — 68 percent of professionals. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$32,729 - $60,667

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$12.15 - $22.59

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$32,729 - $60,667  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,098  
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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$30,782 - $57,627  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 184
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.15 - $22.59  
   
Overtime
$18.86 - $36.08  
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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,098  
   
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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$30,782 - $57,627  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 82
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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


Account Analysts note just a narrow range of job skills. Most notably, skills in Customer Service, Data Analysis, Billing, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel. Most people skilled in Data Analysis are similarly competent in Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Account Analyst

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $40K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $43K. Account Analysts who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $44K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark 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%



National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Account Analyst Salaries

Data Analysis
0%

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$41,000

Billing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 16%
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