Entry-Level Accounting Technician Salary

Entry-Level Accounting Technicians can expect wages of $16.20 per hour on average. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Accounting Technicians making up 76 percent. For the most part, Entry-Level Accounting Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$26,279 - $46,605
$26K
$35K
$47K
MEDIAN: $34,991
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$11.85 - $21.15
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $16.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$26,279 - $46,605  
   
Bonus
$1,650  
Profit Sharing
$8,000  
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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$25,541 - $45,933  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 121
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.85 - $21.15  
   
Overtime
$18.12 - $37.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,650  
   
Profit Sharing
$8,000  
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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$25,541 - $45,933  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 130

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Key Stats for Accounting Technician

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Accounting Technician Salaries

Payroll Administration
▲7%

Microsoft Excel
▲3%

Data Entry
▲1%

Accounts Receivable
▼0%

General Ledger Accounting
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Accounts Payable
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 17%
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