Audit Specialist Salary (United States)

An Audit Specialist earns an average salary of $51,653 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Internal Audit and Microsoft Word. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Audit Specialist Total Pay (?
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$35,137 - $83,052
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $51,653
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Audit Specialist Total Pay (?
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$11.71 - $24.46
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$35,137 - $83,052  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,000  
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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$30,494 - $81,647  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 139
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.71 - $24.46  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $28.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,000  
   
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).
)
$30,494 - $81,647  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 139
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Job Description for Audit Specialist

  • Assist with month end closing, including reports and explanations of variances.
  • Prepare and review financial statements and accounting entries.
  • Perform basic accounting, such as recording revenues and reconcile and audit daily cash.

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Experience Affects Audit Specialist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 32%
Experienced
up arrow 31%
National Average
$46,000

Skills That Affect Audit Specialist Salaries

Internal Audit
up arrow 41%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 12%
National Average
$46,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
64%
female alumni
 
Male
36%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 13%
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