AU$84,563
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

AU$5,974

Profit Sharing

AU$1,017

A Project Accountant with Cost Accounting skills earns an average salary of AU$88,570 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

AU$61,191 - AU$128,410
AU$61K
AU$85K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$84,563
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Salary AU$61,191 - AU$128,410
Bonus AU$5,974
Profit Sharing AU$1,017
Total Pay (?
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AU$63,371 - AU$129,583
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

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 Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$88,234

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

Key Stats for Project Accountant

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Project Accountant Salaries

▲28%

▲14%

National Average
AU$88,000

▼9%

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 80%