A Management Accountant earns an average salary of $59,266 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. 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.

$36,607 - $88,314
(Median)
$37K
$59K
$88K
MEDIAN: $59,265
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$13.50 - $38.00
(Median)
$14
$20
$38
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$36,607 - $88,314  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,229  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $14,899  
Total Pay (?
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$34,602 - $88,509  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 131
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.50 - $38.00  
   
Overtime
$5.62 - $48.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,229  
   
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $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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$34,602 - $88,509  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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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

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

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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: $57,492

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Experience Affects Management Accountant Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 11%


National Average
$57,000


Skills That Affect Management Accountant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 26%



Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

National Average
$57,000

Human Resources
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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