The average pay for a Cost Accountant in Mumbai, Maharashtra is Rs 362,588 per year. A skill in Microsoft Office is associated with high pay for this job.

Rs 202,735 - Rs 1,183,591
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Salary Rs 202,735 - Rs 1,183,591
Bonus Rs 0.00 - Rs 600,000
Profit Sharing Rs 55,000
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Rs 232,699 - Rs 1,232,516
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 38

Job Description for Cost Accountant

A cost accountant performs routine and special analyses to help determine the type of operations and materials that are most cost effective for their organization. This accountant helps assess which products and raw materials are best suited to their company’s objectives, and they may be expected to create a costing system that can continuously evaluate the value of inventory and associated costs. The cost accountant should be able to determine and explain the factors that will cause costs to vary; strong research skills are essential to determine all of the costs associated with certain decisions. Additionally, cost accountants may need to document internal factors and controls that are affecting costs. The cost accountant often helps senior management to make key decisions, in some cases including decisions related to employees' salaries and product pricing.

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Cost Accountant Tasks

  • Analyzes monthly and quarterly ledger activities.
  • Prepares financial audit schedules and reports for management.
  • Ensures services and processes are in compliance with account practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Record and report the costs of manufacturing goods and providing services.

Cost Accountant Job Listings

Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%

Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲39%

Cost Accounting
▲1%

National Average
Rs 395,000

Microsoft Excel
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 56%