Average Accountant Salary in New Zealand

NZ$54,038
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
NZ$1,532
Bonus
NZ$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Accountant in New Zealand is NZ$54,038.
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NZ$41k
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NZ$54k
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NZ$80k
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NZ$41k - NZ$80k
Bonus
NZ$508 - NZ$8k
Profit Sharing
NZ$50 - NZ$3k
Total Pay
NZ$41k - NZ$81k

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Job Description for Accountant

Popular Employer Salaries for Accountant

The top respondents for the job title Accountant are from the companies BDO SPicers, Crowe Horwath LLP and Staples Rodway. Reported salaries are highest at BDO SPicers where the average pay is NZ$47,500. Crowe Horwath LLP pays the lowest at around NZ$44,978.

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Popular Skills for Accountant

Skills in Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Accounts Payable, Tax Preparation and General Ledger Accounting.

Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

An entry-level Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$44,078 based on 70 salaries. An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$50,609 based on 610 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$62,538 based on 215 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$68,283 based on 195 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of NZ$78,509.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,192 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.9%
Early Career
51.2%
Mid Career
18.0%
Experienced
16.4%
Late Career
8.6%

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