Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Accounting Associate is $48,558
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Associates?
An entry-level Accounting Associate with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,866 based on 193 salaries. An early career Accounting Associate with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,395 based on 992 salaries. …Read more
What Do Accounting Associates Do?
Accounting associates are responsible for providing assistance to top-level accountants within a company, as well auditors and other finance employees. This position also requires bookkeeping and other accounting duties.
Accounting associates may have a number of bookkeeping tasks, such as data entry, preparing accounting reports, and reconciling accounts. They typically work during regular business hours and must be able to work well with others, especially clients. In-depth knowledge of …Read more
- Assist accountants and auditors with bookkeeping, clerical duties, and managing accounts.
- Resolve outstanding payments through communication with departments, vendors, and clients.
- Process, record, and pay invoices, bills, and other transactions.
- Record fiscal transactions, balancing and reconciling accounts.