Accounting Assistant in Lincoln, Nebraska Salary

The average rate for an Accounting Assistant in Lincoln, Nebraska is $15.82 per hour.

$34,542 - $45,251
$42K
MEDIAN: $42,500
50%

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$12.57 - $23.84
$13
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $15.62
10%
50%
90%

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$0$48K
Salary $42,500
Bonus $550
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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$26,772 - $48,401
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $12.57 - $23.84
Overtime $23.58
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $550
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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$26,772 - $48,401
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Accounting Assistant

An accounting assistant supports a company in its day-to-day accounting duties. One of the main differences between an accountant and an accounting assistant is that an accounting assistant focuses on administrative, clerical, and data-entry duties. For example, the accounting assistant may upload and scan documents for entry into the company's document-tracking software. The accounting assistant may perform other duties such as processing invoices; filing, sorting, and faxing documents and correspondence; answering phone calls; reviewing documents for accuracy and completeness; tracking inventory; and working on spreadsheets.

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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.

About Lincoln, Nebraska

Lancaster County, Nebraska
277,346
Male:
138,544 (50.0%)
Female:
138,802 (50.0%)
Lincoln (pronounced /ˈlɪŋkən/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County. The city covers 92.81 square miles (240.38 km2) with a population of 277,348 in 2015. It is the second-most populous city in Nebraska and the 72nd-largest in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area in the southeastern part of the state called the Lincoln-Beatrice Metropolitan Area. The metropolitan area is home to 345,478 people, making it the 105th-largest combined statistical area in the United States. The city was founded in 1856 as the village of Lancaster on the wild salt marshes of what was to become Lancaster County. In 1867, the village of Lancaster became Nebraska's state capital and was renamed Lincoln. Bertram G. Goodhue designed state capitol building was completed in 1932 and is the second tallest capitol in the United States....
Lincoln:
$51,503
Nebraska:
$54,996
$770
Lincoln:
$155,100
Nebraska:
$141,600
2.2%

Accounting Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
14%

Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries

Bookkeeping
▲4%

Accounts Payable
▲1%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$36,000

Accounts Receivable
▼3%

Data Entry
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 33%