Cost Accounting Manager Salary

The average salary for a Cost Accounting Manager is $79,043 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$51,430 - $107,942

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$51,430 - $107,942  
   
Bonus
$996 - $14,904  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $13,650  
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$52,554 - $118,424  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 306
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Job Description for Cost Accounting Manager

A cost accounting manager is usually a supervisor or department manager for a specialized accounting group within a company. This person is primarily concerned with collecting accounting and financial data related to assets and liabilities gained and incurred by the various departments within the company. The cost accounting manager will typically offer frequent reports and accounting analysis to upper management related to opportunities to control costs and wastes and increase profitability.

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Cost Accounting Manager Tasks

  • Contribute to creating budgets and ensure production costs remain within budget.
  • Analyze the costs of materials, processes, and labor to determine methods of reducing production costs.
  • Develop and implement a company’s cost control procedures and policies.
  • Prepare product cost statements, investigating products to establish manufacturing costs.

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Experience Affects Cost Accounting Manager Salaries



National Average
$82,000



Skills That Affect Cost Accounting Manager Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 8%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
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Cost Accounting
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Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$82,000

Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Accounts Payable
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 5%
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