Average Senior Accountant with Microsoft Office Skills Salary in Australia

AU$76,093
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$3,500
Bonus
AU$4,000
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The average salary for a Senior Accountant with Microsoft Office skills in Australia is AU$76,093.
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AU$59k
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AU$76k
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AU$101k
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MEDIAN AU$76,093
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Salary
AU$59k - AU$101k
Bonus
AU$1k - AU$10k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$4k
Total Pay
AU$59k - AU$105k

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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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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Tax Consulting, Microsoft Excel, 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$68,558 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$76,654 based on 58 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$85,694 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$97,133.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in Sydney, New South Wales earn an average of 7.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (6.3% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (15.1% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 134 survey responses.
Early Career
19.4%
Mid Career
43.3%
Experienced
27.6%
Late Career
9.7%

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