Accounting Associate Salary

The average pay for an Accounting Associate is $43,468 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Accounting, Financial Analysis, and Auditing. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
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$32,582 - $57,404
$33K
$43K
$57K
MEDIAN: $43,468
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$11.94 - $22.34
$12
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$22
MEDIAN: $16.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$32,582 - $57,404  
   
Bonus
$520 - $5,089  
Profit Sharing
$101.37 - $3,452  
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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$28,799 - $54,256  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 652
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.94 - $22.34  
   
Overtime
$19.68 - $34.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$520 - $5,089  
   
Profit Sharing
$101.37 - $3,452  
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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$28,799 - $54,256  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 535

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Job Description for Accounting Associate

Accounting associates are responsible for providing assistance to top-level accountants within a company, as well auditors and other finance employees. This position also requires bookkeeping and other accounting duties.

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Accounting Associate Tasks

  • Process, record, and pay invoices, bills, and other transactions.
  • Record fiscal transactions, balancing and reconciling accounts.
  • Assist accountants and auditors with bookkeeping, clerical duties, and managing accounts.
  • Resolve outstanding payments through communication with departments, vendors, and clients.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,203

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Key Stats for Accounting Associate

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 164 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Accounting Associate Salaries

▲3%

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
$40,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Accounting Associate Salaries

Accounting
▲16%


▲10%





▲3%


Payroll Administration
▼0%

National Average
$40,000




▼2%

Month-End Close
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 164 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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