Accounting Manager with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary

Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills are often veterans in their line of work, with roughly three-fifths bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $67K annually on average but can range from $44K to $98K per year. Total cash compensation to Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills approaches anywhere from $44K on the lower end to $98K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $12K from bonuses and upwards of $10K from profit sharing. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Female Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. For the most part, Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$45,553 - $93,544
(Median)
$46K
$67K
$94K
MEDIAN: $67,170
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$15.02 - $35.88
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$15
$22
$36
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$45,553 - $93,544  
   
Bonus
$290.87 - $12,227  
Profit Sharing
$487.22 - $9,689  
Commission
$4,000  
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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$43,617 - $98,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 3,197
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.02 - $35.88  
   
Overtime
$23.20 - $45.83  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$290.87 - $12,227  
   
Commission
$4,000  
Profit Sharing
$487.22 - $9,689  
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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$43,617 - $98,302  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 330
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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Manager

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


Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $57K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $70K on average — a distinctly larger sum. For Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $71K. Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills who claim more than two decades of experience actually make somewhat smaller average paychecks of $66K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $67,236

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For those looking to make money, Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 41 percent above the national average. Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Irvine (+37 percent), San Jose (+28 percent), Houston (+22 percent), and Chicago (+20 percent). Place of residence plays a huge part in an Accounting Manager's salary, with Las Vegas Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills earning salaries that are 51 percent less than the national average. St. Louis and Austin are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 4 percent lower and 3 percent lower, respectively.

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Experience Affects Accounting Manager Salaries



National Average
$67,000

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 679 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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