The average pay for an Accountant in Hong Kong is HK$283,264 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. 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$141,316 - HK$431,686
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Salary HK$141,316 - HK$431,686
Bonus HK$102 - HK$75,495
Profit Sharing HK$2,000
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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$147,530 - HK$455,751
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 121

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.

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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$240,000 based on 48 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$314,000 based on 62 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of HK$369,000 based on 40 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$319,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
8%

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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲27%

▲10%

▲8%

National Average
HK$290,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries


National Average
HK$290,000


Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 14%