An Entry-Level Accounting Assistant earns an average salary of AU$45,976 per year.

AU$35,490 - AU$56,883
AU$35K
AU$46K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$45,976
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50%
90%
AU$17.81 - AU$25.76
AU$18
AU$21
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20.65
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$56K
Salary AU$35,490 - AU$56,883
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$36,211 - AU$55,886
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 56
Hourly Data AU$0AU$50
Hourly Rate AU$17.81 - AU$25.76
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$55K
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$36,211 - AU$55,886
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Accounting Assistant

An accounting assistant supports a company in its day-to-day accounting duties. One of the main differences between an accountant and an accounting assistant is that an accounting assistant focuses on administrative, clerical, and data-entry duties. For example, the accounting assistant may upload and scan documents for entry into the company's document-tracking software. The accounting assistant may perform other duties such as processing invoices; filing, sorting, and faxing documents and correspondence; answering phone calls; reviewing documents for accuracy and completeness; tracking inventory; and working on spreadsheets.

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Accounting Assistant Tasks

  • Monitor and follow up on outstanding claims every 14 days.
  • Perform billing-related duties as necessary.
  • Compile reports for insurance billings.
  • Update phone numbers and addresses, and keep payers up to date.

Accounting Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$44,660

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

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
10%

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 85%