The average salary for an Accounting Analyst is $50,673 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
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$38,781 - $67,530
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$51K
$68K
MEDIAN: $50,673
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$14.43 - $25.44
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MEDIAN: $19.22
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$38,781 - $67,530  
   
Bonus
$293.61 - $6,680  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,289  
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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$35,793 - $68,304  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 572
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.43 - $25.44  
   
Overtime
$19.44 - $38.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$293.61 - $6,680  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,289  
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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$35,793 - $68,304  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 143

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Job Description for Accounting Analyst

Accounting analysts are in charge of creating effective financial data analysis for their company. They develop financial documentation for organizational decision-makers, as well as interpret large amounts of accounting reports to create sound advice for future financial decisions. They also ensure accurate transaction records,evaluate financial processing, and control transaction processes. Accounting analysts also analyze and verify company records following organizational rules and industry privacy standards, as well as have access to control data integration. They draw conclusions for future financial decisions using complex raw data.

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Accounting Analyst Tasks

  • Evaluate and interpret financial accounting principles and statements including balance, revenue, and cash flow statements.
  • Coordinate the cash management program to ensure existence of working capital.
  • Perform financial planning and analysis, consolidation of forecasts and budgets, financial statement preparation, and investor reporting.
  • Conduct studies of accounting errors and prepare cost accounting, statistics, and legal research reports.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,669

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Key Stats for Accounting Analyst

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.
051
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Accounting Analyst Salaries




National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Accounting Analyst Salaries






Microsoft Excel
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National Average
$50,000


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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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