Average Accounting Assistant Hourly Pay

$17.73
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$13.83
MEDIAN
$17.73
90%
$23.05

The average hourly pay for an Accounting Assistant is $17.73

Hourly Rate
$14 - $23
Bonus
$247 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$204 - $6k
Total Pay
$30k - $52k
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What Do Accounting Assistants Do?

Accounting Assistant Tasks
  • Monitor and follow up on outstanding claims every 14 days.
  • Perform billing-related duties as necessary.
  • Compile reports for insurance billings.
  • Update phone numbers and addresses, and keep payers up to date.
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How do Accounting Assistants Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
(591)
Highly Satisfied
86Reviews
Based on 591 responses, the job of Accounting Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.83 out of 5. On average, Accounting Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Accounting Assistants

What is the highest pay for Accounting Assistants?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for an Accounting Assistant is $23.05 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Accounting Assistants?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for an Accounting Assistant is $13.83 / hour

How can Accounting Assistants increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as an Accounting Assistant is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are an Accounting Assistant that oversees more junior Accounting Assistants, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.