Average Accounting Manager Salary

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The average salary for an Accounting Manager is $844,970.
MEDIAN $844,970
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$19k - $98m
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$2k - $97m

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Job Description for Accounting Manager

Accounting Manager Tasks
  • Oversee the posting and maintenance of general ledger accounts, payroll transactions, accounts payable and general ledger adjustments.
  • Provide financial analysis statements including monthly balance sheets, income statements, cash flows statements, and actual to budget and last year variance analysis.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures relating to financial management, budget and accounting.
  • Manage the daily activities of the accounting department.
  • Collect and provide information for audit inquiries and give assistance to auditors.

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Popular Skills for Accounting Manager

Skills that pay less than market rate include Month-End Close, General Ledger Accounting, Microsoft Excel and Financial Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Manager

An early career Accounting Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,650 based on 3 salaries. A mid-career Accounting Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $690,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Accounting Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $1,300,000 based on 5 salaries.

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