The average pay for an Entry-Level Accountant is $26,535 per year.

$10,948 - $48,330
$11K
$27K
$48K
MEDIAN: $26,535
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50%
90%
$7.23 - $15.05
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$11
$15
MEDIAN: $11.00
10%
50%
90%
$0$48K
Salary $10,948 - $48,330
Bonus $303 - $1,774
Total Pay (?
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).
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$15,676 - $43,495
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 2 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $7.23 - $15.05
Overtime $22.50
Annual Data $0$43K
Bonus $303 - $1,774
Total Pay (?
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).
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$15,676 - $43,495
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 2 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Accountant

Accountants perform financial calculations for companies in a wide variety of fields. Some common duties include creating sales and cash flow reports, administering payroll, keeping balance sheets, carrying out billing activities, managing budgets and keeping inventory. The accountant may also be responsible for filing taxes for the company, as well as reviewing past reports to generate income forecasts.

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Accountant Tasks

  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $25,807

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
15%

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Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 33%