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Entry-Level Auditor Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Auditors lies in the neighborhood of $50K per year. Overall cash earnings for Entry-Level Auditors stretch from $31K on the lower end to $66K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $5K from bonuses and $4K from profit sharing. Geographic location and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Men make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Auditors (56 percent) who responded to the survey. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$38,586 - $64,783
(Median)
$39K
$50K
$65K
MEDIAN: $50,443
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50%
90%

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$10.04 - $25.07
(Median)
$10
$15
$25
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$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$38,586 - $64,783  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,084  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $4,470  
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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$30,886 - $65,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,841
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.04 - $25.07  
   
Overtime
$14.99 - $38.65  
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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,084  
   
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $4,470  
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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$30,886 - $65,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 371

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Popular Employer Salaries for Entry-Level Auditor


Many Entry-Level Auditors can be found at PricewaterhouseCoopers, EY (Ernst & Young), Deloitte & Touche LLP, KPMG, LLP, and Deloitte, firms that are at the top of the field. Pay for Entry-Level Auditors is best at KPMG, LLP, which offers a median salary of $57K. However, the highest reported salaries don't seem to be much higher than the lowest ones; the pay range here runs from $52K to $80K. Entry-Level Auditors can also look forward to large paychecks at Deloitte ($56K), PricewaterhouseCoopers ($55K), and Deloitte & Touche LLP ($55K).

Also approaching the lower end are Grant Thornton Llp at $53K, EY (Ernst & Young) at $54K, and Deloitte & Touche LLP at $55K.

Pay Difference by Location


Home to some of the best pay for Entry-Level Auditors, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 22 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Auditors will also find cushy salaries in New York (+17 percent), San Jose (+16 percent), Washington (+14 percent), and Boston (+12 percent). In Columbus, salaries are 2 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Auditor Salaries



Auditing
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Internal Audit
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Tax Preparation
0%

National Average
$50,000

Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Accounting
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Microsoft Access
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Data Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 338 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 11%
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