The average pay for an Accountant with Payroll Administration skills is AU$59,873 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. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$43,900 - AU$82,924
AU$44K
AU$60K
AU$83K
MEDIAN: AU$59,873
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50%
90%
AU$20.13 - AU$46.31
AU$20
AU$29
AU$46
MEDIAN: AU$29.32
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$84K
Salary AU$43,900 - AU$82,924
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,680
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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AU$43,935 - AU$84,995
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 185
Hourly Data AU$0AU$49
Hourly Rate AU$20.13 - AU$46.31
Overtime AU$49.25
Annual Data AU$0AU$84K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,680
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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AU$43,935 - AU$84,995
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 134 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 80 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$80,000 based on 45 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$60,113

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲33%

▲20%

▲14%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼10%

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 91%