Entry-Level Accounting Manager Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Accounting Manager is $52,876 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Financial Analysis, Month-End Close, and Financial Reporting.
Entry-Level Accounting Manager Salary (?
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$36,260 - $75,030
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MEDIAN: $52,875
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Entry-Level Accounting Manager Salary (?
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$12.13 - $25.14
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$36,260 - $75,030  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,056  
Profit Sharing
$494.70 - $5,163  
Commission
$500 - $3,800  
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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$34,100 - $76,644  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,065
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.13 - $25.14  
   
Overtime
$16.55 - $36.75  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,056  
   
Commission
$500 - $3,800  
Profit Sharing
$494.70 - $5,163  
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).
)
$34,100 - $76,644  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 367
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Pay Difference By Location

Seattle
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San Francisco
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Irvine
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Washington
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Chicago
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Miami
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Houston
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National Average
$52,000
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Accounting Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Accounting Manager in Centennial:
"You'll be a gal Friday."
Accounting Manager for a small company can range from AR to AP to Collections. You'll do a bit of everything including ordering supplies for the office and helping to coordinate benefits for 4 regional offices.
Accounting Manager in Rawlins:
Develop and surround yourself with staff that take pride in their work, can work independently and as a team player, and take initiative to improve processes.
Accounting Manager in Tulsa:
"Very Time Sensitive Job; Weeks Require No Vacation."
Need to be detail oriented and driven to success. Stress level is high to meet deadlines and forecasts and goals, but very rewarding also.
Accounting Manager in Florida:
"Computers Experience Is A Must."
In addition to accounting experience you better know Excel and Access and not just getting familiar with it but you better know a various formulas and understand how it works.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Accounting Manager Salaries

Financial Analysis
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Month-End Close
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Budget Management
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General Ledger Accounting
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Microsoft Excel
0%
National Average
$52,000
ADP Payroll System
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Payroll Administration
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Bookkeeping
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Quickbooks
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Gender

Female
66%
female alumni
 
Male
34%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 18%
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