Entry-Level Accounting Assistant Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Accounting Assistant is $14.85 per hour.

$28,475 - $50,003
$28K
$37K
$50K
MEDIAN: $37,254
10%
50%
90%

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$11.57 - $19.49
$12
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $15.06
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50%
90%

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$0$50K
Salary $28,475 - $50,003
Bonus $194.74 - $4,135
Profit Sharing $102.56 - $5,178
Commission $4,000
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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$24,905 - $44,656
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 633
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $11.57 - $19.49
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $17.58 - $29.98
Annual Data $0$44K
Bonus $194.74 - $4,135
Commission $4,000
Profit Sharing $102.56 - $5,178
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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$24,905 - $44,656
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,523

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Accounting Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,472

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

Accounting Assistant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Accounting Assistant in Boston:
"Accounting assistant."
Negotiate your pay.

Accounting Assistant in Columbiana:
"General ledger breakdown."
Detailed work.

Accounting Assistant in Bronx:
"Huge amount of work."
Attention to detail. Stress.

Accounting Assistant in Knoxville:
"Try it out first."
Before you decide on your career, you should do a job shadow before committing to something you will be doing for the rest of your life.

Accounting Assistant in Cincinnati:
"Ask Questions."
Ask questions about job expectations & training! You're more than likely expected to handle multiple projects with similar deadline schedules. Being able to multitask is key to succeeding in this type of position!

Accounting Assistant in Dallas:
"Over see data entry team, tech pay deposit reconciles."

Key Stats for Accounting Assistant

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 394 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Accounting Assistant Salaries



National Average
$33,000



▼1%


Office Administration
▼2%

Data Processing
▼2%


▼4%

▼4%



Payroll Administration
▼6%

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 394 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 33%
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