£17,779
Avg. Salary
£7.96
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

£225

Bonus

£650

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Junior Accountant is £7.96 per hour.

The average pay for a Junior Accountant is £17,779 per year.

£5.39
10%
£7.96
50%
£11.65
90%
MEDIAN £7.96
£12k
10%
£18k
50%
£25k
90%
MEDIAN £17,779
£11,818 - £24,903
£12K
£18K
£25K
MEDIAN: £17,779
10%
50%
90%
£5.39 - £11.65
£5
£8
£12
MEDIAN: £7.96
10%
50%
90%
£0£25K
Salary £11,818 - £24,903
Bonus £0.00 - £2,800
Profit Sharing £650
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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£11,754 - £25,307
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 428
Hourly Data £0£14
Hourly Rate £5.39 - £11.65
Overtime £12.16
Annual Data £0£25K
Bonus £0.00 - £2,800
Profit Sharing £650
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).
)
£11,754 - £25,307
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Junior Accountant

Junior accountants provide a vital service to various companies by accurately recording corporate finances. Typical daily job duties include reconciling company bank accounts, balancing financial records and preparing monthly reports. They generally work with a team of other accountants and report to a senior accountant. The level of confidentiality and discretion required of junior accountants is great because they work with private company information and are given access to secure accounts.

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Junior Accountant Tasks
  • Maintain general ledger and oversee all day to day financial transactions.
  • Assess data to ensure that proper accounting practices have been following.
  • Assist with or conduct fixed asset audits as necessary.
  • Create and maintain payroll budgets, update vendor information, and confirm expense vouchers.
  • Match large batches of invoices and maintain the accuracy of employee timesheets.

Common Career Paths for Junior Accountant


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Junior Accountant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Junior Accountant

Pay Difference by Location

15%

National Average: £17,782

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Junior Accountant Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Junior Accountant?

Junior Accountant in Birmingham:
Be sure this is what you want to do.

Junior Accountant in London:
"Office conditions."
Pros: I like to be part of a team but I dont have problem to work as an individual.
Cons: Working longer than eight hours a day.

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Key Stats for Junior Accountant

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
1%

Experience Affects Junior Accountant Salaries

▲21%

National Average
₤18,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Junior Accountant Salaries

Sage AccPac ERP Software
▲9%

Bookkeeping
▲1%

Vat
▲1%

Payroll Administration
▼0%

National Average
₤18,000



Tax Compliance
▼2%

Tax Preparation
▼7%

Auditing
▼10%

Intuit QuickBooks
▼10%

General Ledger Accounting
▼16%

Accounting
▼20%

Microsoft Office
▼38%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 76%