The average salary for an Accounting Assistant in Washington, District of Columbia is $45,345 per year.

$33,625 - $64,616
$34K
$45K
$65K
MEDIAN: $45,344
10%
50%
90%

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$14.58 - $16.70
$16
MEDIAN: $15.00
50%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$33,625 - $64,616  
   
Bonus
$3,931  
Total Pay (?
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$30,773 - $58,604  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 14
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$15.53  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$3,931  
   
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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$30,773 - $58,604  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Paying Invoices
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

National Average
$43,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Billing
up arrow 14%

Data Entry
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None:
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