The average salary for an Accountant in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is AU$56,297 per year. A skill in Tax Consulting is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AU$41,297 - AU$81,990
AU$41K
AU$56K
AU$82K
MEDIAN: AU$56,297
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50%
90%
AU$21.39 - AU$28.49
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$23.50
50%
AU$0AU$81K
Salary AU$41,297 - AU$81,990
Bonus AU$1,250
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$41,498 - AU$78,906
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 55
Hourly Data AU$0AU$28
Hourly Rate AU$23.50
Overtime AU$0.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$78K
Bonus AU$1,250
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$41,498 - AU$78,906
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲24%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%