Average Mid-Career Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary in Australia

AU$68,283
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AU$2,020
Bonus
AU$1,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills in Australia is AU$68,283.
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A$52k
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A$68k
90%
A$84k
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AU$52k - AU$84k
Bonus
AU$550 - AU$8k
Profit Sharing
AU$100 - AU$4k
Total Pay
AU$52k - AU$85k

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Popular Skills for Accountant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Bookkeeping, Tax Compliance, Tax Preparation and Financial Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

An entry-level Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$48,090 based on 55 salaries. An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$55,061 based on 721 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$74,948 based on 274 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$81,309.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 6.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (4.1% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (3.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Burnie, Tasmania (10.8% less), Adelaide, South Australia (8.5% less) and Newcastle, New South Wales (6.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,140 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.8%
Early Career
63.2%
Experienced
24.0%
Late Career
7.9%

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