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Accounting Manager Salary with General Ledger Accounting skills

With just under two-thirds of Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $43K to $97K per year and averages out to $66K annually. Total cash earnings of Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills range from $43K on the low end to $97K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $12K and $10K, respectively. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Female Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills make up most of the survey respondents at 74 percent. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little over a half. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$45,314 - $92,395
(Median)
$45K
$66K
$92K
MEDIAN: $66,473
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$15.60 - $35.80
(Median)
$16
$21
$36
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary 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$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$45,314 - $92,395  
   
Bonus
$154.90 - $11,818  
Profit Sharing
$495.79 - $9,878  
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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$43,432 - $96,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,089
National Hourly Rate 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$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.60 - $35.80  
   
Overtime
$22.92 - $44.23  
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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$154.90 - $11,818  
   
Profit Sharing
$495.79 - $9,878  
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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$43,432 - $96,756  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 215

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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Manager with General Ledger Accounting skills

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. On average, Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills make $70K following one to two decades on the job. Folks with more than two decades of experience actually report lower incomes overall; their average comes out to a mere $65K.

Pay Difference by Location


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 (+40 percent), Washington (+33 percent), Houston (+25 percent), and New York (+23 percent). The lowest-paying market is Dallas, which sits 2 percent below the national average.

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Experience Affects Accounting Manager with General Ledger Accounting skills Salaries



National Average
$66,000

Late-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 493 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 14%
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