An Experienced Accountant earns an average salary of AU$76,774 per year.

AU$51,767 - AU$110,099
AU$52K
AU$77K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$76,946
10%
50%
90%
AU$26.56 - AU$60.00
AU$27
AU$35
AU$60
MEDIAN: AU$34.92
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$114K
Salary AU$51,767 - AU$110,099
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,589
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$101,806
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$53,194 - AU$114,944
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 540
Hourly Data AU$0AU$60
Hourly Rate AU$26.56 - AU$60.00
Overtime AU$55.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$114K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$15,589
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$101,806
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$53,194 - AU$114,944
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 149

Job Description for Accountant

Accountants perform financial calculations for companies in a wide variety of fields. Some common duties include creating sales and cash flow reports, administering payroll, keeping balance sheets, carrying out billing activities, managing budgets and keeping inventory. The accountant may also be responsible for filing taxes for the company, as well as reviewing past reports to generate income forecasts.

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Accountant Tasks

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

Accountant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$76,848

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries


▲5%





Payroll Administration
▼0%

National Average
AU$77,000






▼9%

▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 89%