Average Senior Accountant Salary in Gold Coast, Queensland

AU$68,097
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AU$2,000
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The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Gold Coast, Queensland is AU$68,097.
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AU$54k
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AU$68k
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AU$86k
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MEDIAN AU$68,097
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AU$54k - AU$86k
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$2k
Total Pay
AU$55k - AU$88k

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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
Financial Controller
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant

Skills in Tax Compliance, Tax Preparation and General Ledger Accounting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel 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$58,989 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$70,031 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$78,055 based on 11 salaries.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in Ballarat, Victoria earn an average of 17.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (14.2% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (13.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
28.0%
Mid Career
28.0%
Experienced
44.0%

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