An Accounting Assistant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earns an average wage of $16.00 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Financial Reporting and Billing.

$39,305 - $51,997
$47K
MEDIAN: $47,000
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$11.22 - $22.30
$11
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.00
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90%

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Salary
$47,000  
   
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$26,027 - $53,289  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.22 - $22.30  
   
Overtime
$17.07  
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$26,027 - $53,289  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

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Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
26%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Financial Reporting
up arrow 18%

Billing
up arrow 12%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 9%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 8%

National Average
$36,000

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Data Entry
up arrow 8%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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