Average Experienced Senior Accountant with Microsoft Office Skills Salary in Australia

AU$85,694
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AU$3,250
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Accountant with Microsoft Office skills in Australia is AU$85,694.
10%
AU$67k
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AU$86k
90%
AU$112k
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AU$67k - AU$112k
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$3k
Total Pay
AU$69k - AU$109k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant

Skills in Financial Reporting, General Ledger Accounting and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Tax Compliance and Tax Preparation.

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$75,826 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$98,919.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 14.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 94 survey responses.
Early Career
27.7%
Mid Career
58.5%
Late Career
13.8%

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