Entry-Level Accountant in Anchorage, Alaska Salary

An Entry-Level Accountant in Anchorage, Alaska earns an average wage of $19.57 per hour.

$36,065 - $63,023
$36K
$52K
$63K
MEDIAN: $52,148
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50%
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$14.68 - $27.57
$15
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20.02
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$0$63K
Salary $36,065 - $63,023
Bonus $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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$34,074 - $61,918
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $14.68 - $27.57
Overtime $29.88
Annual Data $0$61K
Bonus $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).
)
$34,074 - $61,918
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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.

About Anchorage, Alaska

Anchorage Municipality, Alaska
298,695
Male:
152,945 (51.2%)
Female:
145,750 (48.8%)
Anchorage (officially called the Municipality of Anchorage) (Dena'ina Athabascan: Dgheyaytnu) is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. state of Alaska. With an estimated 298,695 residents in 2015, it is Alaska's most populous city and contains more than 40 percent of the state's total population; among the 50 states, only New York has a higher percentage of residents who live in its most populous city. All together, the Anchorage metropolitan area, which combines Anchorage with the neighboring Matanuska-Susitna Borough, had a population of 396,142 in 2013. Anchorage is located in the south-central portion of Alaska at the terminus of the Cook Inlet on a peninsula formed by the Knik Arm to the north and the Turnagain Arm to the south. The city limits span 1,961.1 square miles (5,079.2 km2) which encompass the urban core, a joint military base, several outlying communities and almost all of Chugach State Park. Anchorage International Airport is...
Anchorage:
$78,662
Alaska:
$73,355
$1,241
Anchorage:
$302,500
Alaska:
$259,600
4.4%

Accountant Job Listings

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Financial Reporting
▲4%

Microsoft Word
▲2%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

Bookkeeping
▲1%

National Average
$49,000

Accounts Payable
▼14%

Accounts Receivable
▼14%

Microsoft Office
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
no benefits
None: 14%