The average salary for an Accounts Payable Manager in Australia is AU$66,220.
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Job Description for Accounts Payable Manager
Accounts payable managers handle all the bills and invoices that a company must pay. As such, they must have very strong math and accounting skills. A small mistake can end up costing the company thousands of dollars, so great attention to detail is also essential. In addition, accounts payable managers must be organized and must have excellent computer skills --particularly with Excel and other accounting software. Accounts payable managers will often oversee a team of accountants to ensure th…Read more
Accounts Payable Manager Tasks
- Manage accounts payable processes and/or team.
- Analyze AP initiatives for adherence to industry standards and best practices, and pinpoint opportunities for growth and improvement.
- Oversee management of financial data and procedures related to expenses generated by company, including processing of invoices, cutting of checks, etc.
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Popular Skills for Accounts Payable Manager
Skills in Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry, Accounts Receivable, Accounting and Accounts Payable.
Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Payable Manager
An early career Accounts Payable Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$65,254 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Accounts Payable Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$67,034 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Accounts Payable Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$72,313 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$69,602.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Accounts Payable Manager in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 16.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (9.8% more) and Perth, Western Australia (0.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cairns, Queensland (23.7% less), Adelaide, South Australia (11.2% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (1.8% less).
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