An Accounting Assistant in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average wage of $16.22 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Collections, Paying Invoices, Billing, and Microsoft Office.

$29,882 - $52,927
(Median)
$30K
$36K
$53K
MEDIAN: $36,312
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$11.96 - $20.08
(Median)
$12
$16
$20
MEDIAN: $16.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$29,882 - $52,927  
   
Bonus
$5,500  
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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$25,762 - $51,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.96 - $20.08  
   
Overtime
$28.83  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$5,500  
   
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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$25,762 - $51,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%


National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Collections
up arrow 17%

Paying Invoices
up arrow 16%

Billing
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Accounts Receivable
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$36,000

Data Entry
up arrow 5%

Office Administration
up arrow 5%

Customer Service
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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