Accounting Manager with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary

Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills tend to be well-versed in their field, and close to three-fifths have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $70K per year, but may range from $46K to $101K per year. Total cash compensation to Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills bottoms out near $46K and approaches $101K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $12K from bonuses and almost $10K from profit sharing. Geography and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Female Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. Job satisfaction for Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills is high. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$47,327 - $96,037
$47K
$70K
$96K
MEDIAN: $69,600
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$14.75 - $35.97
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$24
$36
MEDIAN: $23.69
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,327 - $96,037  
   
Bonus
$520 - $12,434  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $9,978  
Commission
$3,000  
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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$45,816 - $101,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 3,011
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.75 - $35.97  
   
Overtime
$21.03 - $51.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$520 - $12,434  
   
Commission
$3,000  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $9,978  
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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$45,816 - $101,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 298

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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: $70,044

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

With a pay rate for Accounting Managers with General Ledger Accounting skills that is 32 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. 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). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Cincinnati, 13 percent below the national average. Employers in Orlando and Portland also lean toward paying below-median salaries (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 711 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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Years in Fields/Career:
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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 711 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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