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Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) generally handle the accounting, taxes, reporting, and audit processes for governments, corporations, and individual clients. To become a CPA, one must obtain a bachelor’s degree (preferably with a major in Accounting or Business Administration), earn an additional ...
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$42K
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$98K
MEDIAN: $59,626
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Certified Public Accountant (CPA) - EY (Ernst & Young) , salaries: $50,206 - $170,646
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) - PricewaterhouseCoopers , salaries: $50,684 - $68,197
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Certified general accountants (CGAs) provide auditing and accounting services to various companies and review their employers' financial reporting systems to ensure that they adhere to government laws and regulations, corporate rules, and industry standards. They must always provide accurate analyses ...
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MEDIAN: $30,000
Accountants perform financial calculations for companies in a wide variety of fields. Some common duties include creating sales and cash flow reports, administering payroll, keeping balance sheets, carrying out billing activities, managing budgets and keeping inventory. The accountant may also be responsible ...
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MEDIAN: $47,183
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Accountant - PricewaterhouseCoopers , salaries: $46,884 - $68,291
Accountant - EY (Ernst & Young) , salaries: $45,615 - $65,097
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A staff accountant usually has a large amount of responsibility, as he or she is frequently the accountant for all of the departments of an office building. The staff accountant's role is vital to the finances of a business, as there can be far-reaching financial problems without a competent accountant. ...
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$58K
MEDIAN: $45,223
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Staff Accountant - EY (Ernst & Young) , salaries: $45,174 - $59,381
Staff Accountant - Myers and Stauffer , salaries: $43,825 - $47,311
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An Entry-level Staff Accountant is responsible for overseeing a company's various financial activities. He or she will work in the accounting department performing data entry, record keeping and journal entry, bank deposits, payment collection, auditing, and other financial duties as needed. A Staff ...
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MEDIAN: $38,675
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Assistant accountants aid in the day-to-day operations of an accounting department, typically reporting to a senior accountant or production accountant. Specific daily tasks vary based on whether or not an assistant accountant is hired by an individual accountant or an accounting firm. When hired ...
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MEDIAN: $39,444
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Tax accountants specialize in preparing and submitting tax documents for clients, which can include private individuals and private and public companies; these companies may include non-profits and government agencies, as well. Tax accountants often devise tax strategies to defer or eliminate tax payments, ...
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MEDIAN: $51,871
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Tax Accountant - EY (Ernst & Young) , salaries: $46,685 - $64,916
Tax Accountant - PricewaterhouseCoopers , salaries: $55,100 - $67,166
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