An Accounting Technician with General Ledger Accounting skills earns an average salary of $41,209 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$30,539 - $58,051
$31K
$41K
$58K
MEDIAN: $41,209
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50%
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$12.08 - $24.23
$12
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,539 - $58,051  
   
Bonus
$1,200  
Profit Sharing
$1,600  
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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$29,440 - $55,692  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $24.23  
   
Overtime
$32.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$1,200  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,600  
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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$29,440 - $55,692  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 56

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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Accounting Technician

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
14%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Accounting Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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