The average pay for an Accounts Assistant in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$44,560 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$36,179 - AU$56,501
AU$36K
AU$45K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$44,720
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50%
90%
AU$17.94 - AU$28.09
AU$18
AU$24
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$24.17
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$57K
Salary AU$36,179 - AU$56,501
Bonus AU$3,000
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$37,020 - AU$57,763
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 67
Hourly Data AU$0AU$38
Hourly Rate AU$17.94 - AU$28.09
Overtime AU$38.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$57K
Bonus AU$3,000
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$37,020 - AU$57,763
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 33

Job Description for Accounts Assistant

An accounts assistant plays a critical role in any accounting or business firm. They work as part of the team that is responsible for maintaining finances within the company; they typically report directly to the accountant or the finance manager. On a typical day, an accounts assistant's work includes balancing books to ensure that records and payments are correct and working with the sales team on current and future projects. There are many other tasks they might encounter such as handling and writing checks, sales order processing, preparing statutory accounts, and processing invoices. This job typically takes place during normal business hours, but there may be special cases in which the accounts assistant is needed to help the accountant or the financial manager to meet critical task on deadline.

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Accounts Assistant Tasks

  • Receive and process payments, invoices, employee reimbursements, bills, and other accounting information.
  • Batch and prepare payments, payroll, or other outgoing financial data.
  • Enter data into databases and accounting software, balancing accounts.
  • Review transactions for errors and accuracy and make corrections.

Accounts Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Accounts Assistant

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Accounts Assistant Salaries

▲13%

▲12%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Accounts Assistant Salaries



Payroll Administration
▼0%

National Average
AU$46,000

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 93%