Audit Supervisor Salary
The average pay for an Audit Supervisor is $77,363 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||$50,049 - $97,487|
|Bonus||$1,000 - $8,496|
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|$40,132 - $101,478|
|Hourly Rate||$11.48 - $40.00|
|Bonus||$1,000 - $8,496|
|Total Pay (||$40,132 - $101,478|
Job Description for Audit Supervisor
A wide variety of companies have audit supervisors, ranging from information technology (IT) companies to the food service industry. The level of experience and education required for these positions often depend on the industry, as specialized applications may require experience in specific fields. For example, working as an audit supervisor for an IT company often requires a bachelor’s degree in computer science. However, non-specialized positions may require only a high school diploma or equivalent, although some companies prefer bachelor’s degrees in accounting, finance, or a related disciplines. Work experience requirements for positions often start with two or more years of experience in a management or audit role, though entry-level openings can be found as well.Read More...
As an audit supervisor, much of the daily work involves training and guiding other auditors. This includes both basic training and careful monitoring of auditors to ensure all protocols and policies are being carefully followed; this may include company policies and/or government regulations. Other daily tasks include handling disputes, performing scheduling, reporting on progress, and managing time budgets. All of this requires large amounts of direct interaction with the whole audit team, as well as reports to upper-level management.
Most work as an audit supervisor is done in an indoor environment with few physical requirements beyond basic tasks such as moving around the office. The job requires strong analytic skills, great communication skills, and the ability to evaluate risks in a timely manner. Work hours may vary from company to company, but standard business operating hours are common for this position.
Audit Supervisor Tasks
- Schedule and manage audits, including estimating cost and staff needs.
- Write up audit findings, document hours, and streamline processes.
- Investigate and resolve discrepancies, potential fraud, and data gaps.
- Work directly with clients to explain audits and interpret findings.
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Pay by Experience Level for Audit Supervisor
Pay by Experience for an Audit Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Audit Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 59 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Audit Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Audit Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 55 salaries. An Audit Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 9 salaries.
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