Average Senior Accountant Salary in Adelaide, South Australia

AU$66,807
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The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Adelaide, South Australia is AU$66,807.
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AU$56k
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AU$67k
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AU$83k
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MEDIAN AU$66,807
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AU$56k - AU$83k
Total Pay
AU$57k - AU$86k

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Job Description for Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant Tasks
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Investigate budget and variance issues.
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.

Career Paths

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Senior Accountant
Management Accountant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Tax Consulting, Tax Preparation, Tax Compliance and Financial Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

An early career Senior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$63,621 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$66,531 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$78,747 based on 16 salaries.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in Ballarat, Victoria earn an average of 19.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (16.4% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (15.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 53 survey responses.
Early Career
28.3%
Mid Career
41.5%
Experienced
30.2%

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