Accounting Manager with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary

Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills are often veterans in their line of work, with nearly three in five bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $70K per year on average but can range from $46K to $102K per year. Total cash compensation for Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills runs from $46K to $102K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $12K and profit sharing that can reach almost $10K. Location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Most Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills survey respondents are women (75 percent). Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$47,706 - $96,179
$48K
$70K
$96K
MEDIAN: $69,524
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$14.61 - $35.95
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MEDIAN: $23.14
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,706 - $96,179  
   
Bonus
$550 - $12,227  
Profit Sharing
$394.53 - $9,899  
Commission
$197.27 - $9,919  
Total Pay (?
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$45,790 - $101,788  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 3,201
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.61 - $35.95  
   
Overtime
$20.92 - $51.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$550 - $12,227  
   
Commission
$197.27 - $9,919  
Profit Sharing
$394.53 - $9,899  
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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$45,790 - $101,788  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 313

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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Manager

Pay by Experience for an Accounting Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounting Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 658 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounting Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 1,263 salaries. An experienced Accounting Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 1,506 salaries. An Accounting Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 822 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $69,965

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+26 percent), Boston (+25 percent), Chicago (+21 percent), and Houston (+18 percent). In Cincinnati, salaries are 13 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Orlando and Portland (5 percent lower and 1 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Accounting Manager

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 782 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Accounting Manager Salaries

▲4%

▲3%

National Average
$70,000

▼1%

▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 782 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 15%
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