The average pay for an Accountant in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$60,441 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$40,757 - AU$89,350
AU$41K
AU$59K
AU$89K
MEDIAN: AU$59,476
10%
50%
90%
AU$18.44 - AU$44.70
AU$18
AU$28
AU$45
MEDIAN: AU$28.04
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$91K
Salary AU$40,757 - AU$89,350
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,762
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$10,271
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$40,892 - AU$91,091
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 711
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$18.44 - AU$44.70
Overtime AU$42.75
Annual Data AU$0AU$91K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,762
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$10,271
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$40,892 - AU$91,091
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 24 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 90

Accountant Job Listings

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$56,000 based on 235 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$67,000 based on 99 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$82,000 based on 59 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$96,000 based on 17 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲61%

▲36%

▲12%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 91%