An Entry-Level Accounting Assistant earns an average salary of Rs 184,795 per year. A skill in Accounts Payable is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 89,548 - Rs 402,638
Rs 90K
Rs 190K
Rs 400K
MEDIAN: Rs 185,275
Rs 0Rs 462K
Salary Rs 89,548 - Rs 402,638
Bonus Rs 2,936 - Rs 81,546
Commission Rs 53,273
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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).
Rs 90,140 - Rs 462,238
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 4 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 438

Job Description for Accounting Assistant

An accounting assistant supports a company in its day-to-day accounting duties. One of the main differences between an accountant and an accounting assistant is that an accounting assistant focuses on administrative, clerical, and data-entry duties. For example, the accounting assistant may upload and scan documents for entry into the company's document-tracking software. The accounting assistant may perform other duties such as processing invoices; filing, sorting, and faxing documents and correspondence; answering phone calls; reviewing documents for accuracy and completeness; tracking inventory; and working on spreadsheets.


Accounting Assistant Tasks

  • Monitor and follow up on outstanding claims every 14 days.
  • Perform billing-related duties as necessary.
  • Compile reports for insurance billings.
  • Update phone numbers and addresses, and keep payers up to date.

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Key Stats for Accounting Assistant


19 %
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Accounts Payable

National Average
Rs 190,000

General Ledger Accounting



Microsoft Office

Microsoft Excel

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


19 %
81 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 55%