$67,899
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$4,085

Profit Sharing

$2,023

Commission

$2,250

The average pay for an Accounting Consultant is $67,899 per year.

$41,558 - $100,012
$42K
$68K
$100K
MEDIAN: $67,899
10%
50%
90%

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$18.84 - $65.00
$19
$33
$65
MEDIAN: $33.00
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50%
90%

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$0$113K
Salary $41,558 - $100,012
Bonus $982 - $14,575
Profit Sharing $2,023
Commission $2,250
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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$41,862 - $113,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 151
Hourly Data $0$75
Hourly Rate $18.84 - $65.00
Overtime $27.37 - $75.03
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $982 - $14,575
Commission $2,250
Profit Sharing $2,023
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).
)
$41,862 - $113,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 89

Job Description for Accounting Consultant

Accounting consultants work for agencies and companies in direct need of their services, which generally consist of accounting work for departments within these organizations; their duties may pertain to internal controls, periodic reporting, and financial analysis, to name a few. These consultants help to improve all processes within financial departments using their extensive knowledge, as well as research and explore these processes to identify and solve problems.

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Accounting Consultant Tasks

  • Advise company management during budget preparation and decisions requiring financial analysis.
  • Help companies make sure their financial reporting methods meet regulatory requirements.

Common Career Paths for Accounting Consultant


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Accounting Consultant Job Listings

Popular Skills for Accounting Consultant

Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Consultant

Pay by Experience for an Accounting Consultant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounting Consultant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 53 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounting Consultant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Accounting Consultant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 22 salaries. An Accounting Consultant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $101,000 based on 22 salaries.

Accounting Consultant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Accounting Consultant?

Accounting Consultant in Arlington:
"+/-"
Pros: Helping the government by preparing them for audit.
Cons: Boring. Rare opportunity to telework. Doesn't feel impactful.

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Key Stats for Accounting Consultant

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
20%

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Experience Affects Accounting Consultant Salaries

▲44%

▲3%

▲3%

National Average
$70,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Accounting Consultant Salaries

Intuit QuickBooks
▲52%

National Average
$70,000

Accounting
▼2%




Quickbooks
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 28%