A Project Accountant earns an average salary of AU$81,820 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Accounting, Project Management, Budget Management, and Cost Accounting. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

AU$55,652 - AU$119,578
AU$56K
AU$82K
AU$120K
MEDIAN: AU$81,770
10%
50%
90%
AU$44.22 - AU$51.39
AU$48
MEDIAN: AU$48.07
50%
AU$0AU$122K
Salary AU$55,652 - AU$119,578
Bonus AU$1,017 - AU$15,000
Profit Sharing AU$983
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$56,899 - AU$122,893
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 101
Hourly Data AU$0AU$51
Hourly Rate AU$48.07
Overtime AU$44.49
Annual Data AU$0AU$122K
Bonus AU$1,017 - AU$15,000
Profit Sharing AU$983
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$56,899 - AU$122,893
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Project Accountant

A project accountant is responsible for managing all the financial information related to a project or projects at their company. They keep track of each project's expenses and provides regular reports on whether the project is over or under budget. Individuals in this position may also be responsible for drawing up proposals for possible projects and informing managers how much a project could potentially cost and/or earn.

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Project Accountant Tasks

  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Collaborate with project management team.
  • Analyze and report on financial project administration; profitability, utilization, budgets, and accruals.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.

Project Accountant Pay By Employer

$0$91K

$74,470

$63,400

$69,500

$46,125

Project Accountant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$83,405

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Key Stats for Project Accountant

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Project Accountant Salaries

▲28%

▲8%

National Average
AU$83,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Project Accountant Salaries

▲32%





▲3%

National Average
AU$83,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 88%