$79,327
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Accountant is $77,419 per year.

$70,200 - $82,713
$79K
MEDIAN: $79,327
50%

Job Description for Accountant

Accountants perform financial calculations for companies in a wide variety of fields. Some common duties include creating sales and cash flow reports, administering payroll, keeping balance sheets, carrying out billing activities, managing budgets and keeping inventory. The accountant may also be responsible for filing taxes for the company, as well as reviewing past reports to generate income forecasts.

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Accountant Tasks

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

Accountant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

-8%

National Average: $81,751

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %
5-9 years
89%
10-19 years
11%

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: