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Entry-Level General Accountant Salary

An Entry-Level General Accountant earns an average salary of $45,055 per year. A skill in Financial Reporting is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,088 - $57,452
(Median)
$35K
$45K
$57K
MEDIAN: $45,055
10%
50%
90%

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$11.63 - $24.98
(Median)
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
50%
90%

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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$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$35,088 - $57,452  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,174  
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).
)
$32,147 - $59,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 165
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $24.98  
   
Overtime
$1.49 - $38.06  
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 - $5,174  
   
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).
)
$32,147 - $59,002  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level General Accountant Salaries

Financial Reporting
up arrow 11%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 7%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
0%

National Average
$44,000

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 12%
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