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Entry-Level Accounting Specialist Salary

An Entry-Level Accounting Specialist earns an average salary of $39,552 per year. A skill in SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO) is associated with high pay for this job.

$29,898 - $50,185
(Median)
$30K
$40K
$50K
MEDIAN: $39,552
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$12.10 - $21.26
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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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$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,898 - $50,185  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,842  
Profit Sharing
$498.29 - $4,174  
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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$27,402 - $49,571  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 510
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.10 - $21.26  
   
Overtime
$16.32 - $32.93  
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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,842  
   
Profit Sharing
$498.29 - $4,174  
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).
)
$27,402 - $49,571  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 486

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Accounting Specialist Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 15%

Accounting
up arrow 9%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 8%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 6%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 4%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%

Quickbooks
up arrow 3%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
0%

National Average
$37,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Billing
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 209 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 14%
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