Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Accounting Analyst is $56,143
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Analysts?
An entry-level Accounting Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,318 based on 68 salaries. An early career Accounting Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,758 based on 516 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Accounting Analysts Do?
Accounting analysts are in charge of creating effective financial data analysis for their company. They develop financial documentation for organizational decision-makers, as well as interpret large amounts of accounting reports to create sound advice for future financial decisions. They also ensure accurate transaction records,evaluate financial processing, and control transaction processes. Accounting analysts also analyze and verify company records following organizational rules and …Read more
- Evaluate and interpret financial accounting principles and statements including balance, revenue, and cash flow statements.
- Coordinate the cash management program to ensure existence of working capital.
- Perform financial planning and analysis, consolidation of forecasts and budgets, financial statement preparation, and investor reporting.
- Conduct studies of accounting errors and prepare cost accounting, statistics, and legal research reports.