Average Accountant Salary in New Zealand

NZ$54,762
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
NZ$1,526
Bonus
NZ$2,440
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Accountant in New Zealand is NZ$54,762.
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NZ$42k
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NZ$55k
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NZ$80k
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NZ$42k - NZ$80k
Bonus
NZ$103 - NZ$8k
Profit Sharing
NZ$100 - NZ$25k
Total Pay
NZ$41k - NZ$81k
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What Do Accountants Do?

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$44,986.

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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accountants?

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$44,206 based on 77 salaries. An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$51,098 based on 637 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$64,107 based on 221 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$70,670 based on 204 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of NZ$77,276.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,248 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.2%
Early Career
51.0%
Mid Career
17.7%
Experienced
16.3%
Late Career
8.7%

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