An Entry-Level Accounting Assistant in Seattle, Washington earns an average wage of $17.30 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.

$24,161 - $49,374
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MEDIAN: $38,974
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$13.86 - $21.70
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MEDIAN: $17.30
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,161 - $49,374  
   
Bonus
$2,625  
Total Pay (?
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$28,465 - $48,406  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.86 - $21.70  
   
Overtime
$34.66  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$2,625  
   
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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$28,465 - $48,406  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
087
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
87%
5-9 years
6%
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Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%

National Average
$37,000

Bookkeeping
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Quickbooks
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 5%

Data Entry
up arrow 7%

Billing
up arrow 10%

Paying Invoices
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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