A Management Accountant earns an average salary of $59,492 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in General Ledger Accounting is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,559 - $87,813
$36K
$59K
$88K
MEDIAN: $59,492
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$11.40 - $38.78
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$39
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$35,559 - $87,813  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,294  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,899  
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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$34,030 - $88,855  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 137
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$11.40 - $38.78  
   
Overtime
$5.80 - $58.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,294  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,899  
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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$34,030 - $88,855  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Job Description for Management Accountant

Management accounting is a specific piece of the accounting world that focuses on delivering financial information in a way that helps the managerial staff of a company make decisions. A management accountant must not only be an expert in accounting, but they also must be able to present the data in a practical way that addresses management's challenges.

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Management Accountant Tasks

  • Ensure internal policies and procedures are followed, as well as state and federal regulations.
  • Oversee day-to-day accounting operation activities; manage accountant staff and give technical direction.
  • Monitor preparation of financial records, statements and reports.

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Pay by Experience Level for Management Accountant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,351

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Key Stats for Management Accountant

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
035
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Management Accountant Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$58,000


Skills That Affect Management Accountant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
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National Average
$58,000

Human Resources
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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