Account Analyst Salary

Earnings for Account Analysts in the United States come in at around $43K per year on average. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 55 percent. Most Account Analysts are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average.

$35,589 - $62,196
$36K
$45K
$62K
MEDIAN: $44,743
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$13.18 - $23.32
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MEDIAN: $17.92
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$0$62K
Salary $35,589 - $62,196
Bonus $352.35 - $5,463
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$32,827 - $60,723
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 134
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $13.18 - $23.32
Overtime $19.26 - $37.87
Annual Data $0$60K
Bonus $352.35 - $5,463
Profit Sharing $1,750
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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$32,827 - $60,723
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 68

Job Description for Account Analyst

The account analyst’s job will generally have them looking at financial statements for public companies. They will be responsible for evaluating balance sheets, statements of cash flow, and income statements. The analyst will have extensive knowledge of accounting principle. This knowledge will be applied when providing details that support the financial statements of the companies they work for.

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Account Analyst Tasks

  • Process client invoices, applying price reductions and rebates.
  • Maintain records of company promotions, sales, price changes, and other factors affecting customer billing.
  • Identify and resolve errors with customer accounts.
  • Monitor customer payments received and current account status.

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Popular Skills for Account Analyst


Survey takers who work as Account Analysts usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Data Analysis, Customer Service, Microsoft Excel, and Billing are correlated to pay that is above average. Microsoft Office and Billing, on the other hand, are typically associated with much lower pay. For most people, competency in Data Analysis indicates knowledge of Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Account Analyst

Pay by Experience for an Account Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Account Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 134 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Account Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Account Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 30 salaries. An Account Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $42,775

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

Account Analysts will find that Boston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 55 percent. Account Analysts will also find cushy salaries in New York (+31 percent), Atlanta (+27 percent), Washington (+24 percent), and Miami (+22 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 13 percent south of the national average, can be found in Des Moines. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Greensboro and Pittsburgh (9 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

Account Analyst Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Account Analyst?

Account Analyst in Pittsburgh:
"Monotonous Days."
Pros: No surprises, once you learn what you're doing efficiently you will be good. Things don't change often.
Cons: Same thing every day. Lack of vertical movement or ways to stand out.

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Key Stats for Account Analyst

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Account Analyst Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

▲3%

National Average
$43,000

▼2%

▼4%

Skills That Affect Account Analyst Salaries

National Average
$43,000

Data Analysis
▼2%



Billing
▼6%

Microsoft Office
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 13%