Accounting Assistant in San Diego, California Salary

An average San Diego Accounting Assistant can expect to take home roughly $16.17 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The vast majority (85 percent) of San Diego Accounting Assistants who took the survey are female. While some workers in this profession — just under one in three — do not have any health coverage, more than half do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$37,475 - $62,201
$40K
MEDIAN: $40,236
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$13.01 - $22.07
$13
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.17
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Salary
$40,236  
   
Bonus
$989  
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$27,728 - $52,729  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$13.01 - $22.07  
   
Overtime
$23.55  
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$989  
   
Total Pay (?
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$27,728 - $52,729  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

▲11%

National Average
$36,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Payroll Administration
▲27%

Data Processing
▲19%

Data Entry
▲15%


Customer Service
▲3%

Paying Invoices
▲3%

Bookkeeping
▲2%

National Average
$36,000


Accounts Receivable
▼7%

Microsoft Word
▼9%

Microsoft Office
▼10%

ADP Payroll System
▼14%

Billing
▼15%

Quickbooks
▼16%

Office Administration
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 31%
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