The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant in New York, New York is $52,496 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Tax Compliance, Budget Management, Financial Analysis, Financial Reporting, and General Ledger Accounting.

$35,710 - $69,922
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MEDIAN: $52,495
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$10.57 - $29.75
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$35,710 - $69,922  
   
Bonus
$500 - $12,000  
Profit Sharing
$304.10 - $35,508  
Total Pay (?
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$32,177 - $71,911  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 264
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.57 - $29.75  
   
Overtime
$1.71 - $48.94  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$500 - $12,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$304.10 - $35,508  
Total Pay (?
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$32,177 - $71,911  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,375,004
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Tax Compliance
up arrow 21%

Budget Management
up arrow 15%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 12%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 12%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 11%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

National Average
$52,000

Tax Preparation
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Quickbooks
up arrow 3%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 5%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
medical benefits
Vision: 41%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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