The average salary for a Fixed Asset Accountant is $54,284 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$40,572 - $69,254
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$54K
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MEDIAN: $54,284
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$15.48 - $29.44
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MEDIAN: $21.77
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$40,572 - $69,254  
   
Bonus
$690 - $6,241  
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$38,234 - $69,606  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 142
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.48 - $29.44  
   
Overtime
$22.19 - $37.49  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$690 - $6,241  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,000  
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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$38,234 - $69,606  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Job Description for Fixed Asset Accountant

Fixed asset accountants are specialists that keep track of their organization's fixed assets. They are responsible for tracking these assets from the time they are purchased by the company to the time that they are disposed of or sold, so they are appropriately accounted for on local, state, and federal taxes. Fixed asset accountants generally work closely with other accounting staff to create reports and fixed asset depreciation schedules for their organization. They also occasionally work with external auditors to verify the accuracy of work. Fixed asset accountants may also need to interact with other departments on special projects, such as information technology (IT). They also may be responsible for updating relevant databases with information on fixed assets.

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Fixed Asset Accountant Tasks

  • Maintain financial data for all fixed (non-liquid) assets, including requisitions and inventories.
  • Coordinate project approvals and provide quotes on existing fixed assets.
  • Analyze data and create special reports, trend analysis, or other reporting.
  • Complete documentation like journal entries, month end analysis, and quarterly and capital reports.

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Pay by Experience Level for Fixed Asset Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $53,830

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Fixed Asset Accountant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Fixed Asset Accountant?

Fixed Asset Accountant in Corpus Christi:
"Great office conditions and perks."
Pros: Office experience, work at my pace. Low stress level. Engrossing work and always something to do.
Cons: Work alone.

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Key Stats for Fixed Asset Accountant

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Fixed Asset Accountant Salaries




National Average
$54,000


Skills That Affect Fixed Asset Accountant Salaries


Microsoft Excel
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National Average
$54,000


Accounting
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Cost Accounting
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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