The average salary for an Accountant is HK$285,581 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

HK$130,671 - HK$446,950
HK$130K
HK$280K
HK$450K
MEDIAN: HK$284,852
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50%
90%
HK$0HK$474K
Salary HK$130,671 - HK$446,950
Bonus HK$100 - HK$61,674
Profit Sharing HK$2,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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HK$138,760 - HK$474,586
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 21 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 186

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 Pay By Employer

$0$109K

$57,835

$58,519

$52,715

KPMG, LLP
16 profiles
$53,961

Cargill
14 profiles
$58,046

Abc Corp.
12 profiles
$50,078

Deloitte
12 profiles
$53,750

$51,541

$51,980

$53,457

Accountant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$241,000 based on 80 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$312,000 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$351,000 based on 58 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$294,000 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: HK$291,538

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲20%

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
HK$292,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries



National Average
HK$292,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 15%