Accounting Assistants with Financial Reporting skills pull down an average of $15.97 per hour. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most Accounting Assistants with Financial Reporting skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Accounting Assistants with Financial Reporting skills who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 84 percent. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, close to one-fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by the greater part. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,274 - $53,696
$30K
$38K
$54K
MEDIAN: $38,440
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$12.13 - $21.11
$12
$16
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$30,274 - $53,696  
   
Bonus
$251.68 - $4,175  
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
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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$27,277 - $49,447  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 156
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.13 - $21.11  
   
Overtime
$17.81 - $30.02  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$251.68 - $4,175  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
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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$27,277 - $49,447  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 296

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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $34K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $37K. Accounting Assistants with Financial Reporting skills see a median salary of $39K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn any more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts.

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 92 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Accounting Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 92 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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