The average pay for an Entry-Level Senior Accountant is AED 99,332 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

AED 56,345 - AED 235,177
AED 100K
AED 240K
MEDIAN: AED 99,685
Salary AED 56,345 - AED 235,177
Bonus AED 0.00 - AED 44,385
Profit Sharing AED 0.00
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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).
AED 56,345 - AED 238,324
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 169

Job Description for Senior Accountant

Senior accountants are the lead "numbers" people in any company with an accounting division. They are responsible for keeping a company financially organized. They must be talented in mathematics and organized so as not to miss any financial information. Even missing one number in the thousands of numbers they see every year can completely change the standing and decisions of their company executives. So, it is imperative that they be accurate. Senior accountants also will often manage teams of accountants when working for larger companies.


Senior Accountant Tasks

  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Investigate budget and variance issues.
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.

Senior Accountant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 103,674

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Accountant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Senior Accountant in Dubai:
"Thinking out of the box."
Hi Senior, Follow Sop, think out of the box to improve your efficiency and be a good sales man to promote your self before the manager.

Senior Accountant in Dubai:
"Riyas you are here."
Love your job not the company.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant


20 %
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

National Average
AED 104,000

Job Satisfaction

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


20 %
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 17%
no benefits
None: 17%