An Accounting Assistant in Seattle, Washington earns an average wage of $17.52 per hour. A skill in Microsoft Excel is associated with high pay for this job.

$26,400 - $49,361
$26K
$41K
$49K
MEDIAN: $40,775
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$14.26 - $21.90
$14
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MEDIAN: $17.52
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$26,400 - $49,361  
   
Bonus
$342.55 - $10,137  
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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$29,382 - $48,230  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.26 - $21.90  
   
Overtime
$32.82  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$342.55 - $10,137  
   
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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$29,382 - $48,230  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31

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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
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
060
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$38,000


Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Data Processing
up arrow 8%

Office Administration
up arrow 7%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 6%

National Average
$38,000

Accounts Payable
up arrow 3%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 4%

Billing
up arrow 5%

Data Entry
up arrow 6%

Paying Invoices
up arrow 6%

Quickbooks
up arrow 6%

Customer Service
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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