The average wage for an Accounting Assistant in Grand Rapids, Michigan is $15.75 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Financial Reporting is associated with high pay for this job.

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MEDIAN: $15.00
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Overtime
$27.48  
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$26,085 - $47,627  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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About Grand Rapids, Michigan

Kent County, Michigan
195,099
Male:
95,669 (49.0%)
Female:
99,430 (51.0%)
Grand Rapids is the second-largest city in Michigan, and the largest city in West Michigan. It is on the Grand River about 30 miles (48 km) east of Lake Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 188,040. In 2010, the Grand Rapids metropolitan area had a population of 1,005,648, and the combined statistical area of Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland had a population of 1,321,557. Grand Rapids is the county seat of Kent County, Michigan. A historic furniture-manufacturing center, Grand Rapids is home to five of the world's leading office furniture companies, and is nicknamed Furniture City. Its more common modern nickname of River City refers to the landmark river for which it was named. The city and surrounding communities are economically diverse, based in the health care, information technology, automotive, aviation, and consumer goods manufacturing industries, among others. Grand Rapids is the hometown of U.S. President Gerald Ford, who is buried with...
Grand Rapids:
$41,857
Michigan:
$51,084
$830
Grand Rapids:
$122,000
Michigan:
$137,500
4.6%

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Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Financial Reporting
up arrow 11%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 5%

National Average
$36,000

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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