Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Accounting Director is $169,161
What Do Accounting Directors Do?
Accounting directors lead a company's accounting efforts, handling a variety of financial and supervisory tasks. Their day-to-day work mostly consists of using software to track and audit financial data; extensive knowledge of standards, regulations, and policies are necessary to ensure the accuracy of any conclusions made in reports. The accounting director position is generally considered a supervisory role that includes training and overseeing the work of other accountants. Accounting …Read more
- Provide oversight to accounting initiatives within organization.
- Enforce integrity of accounting procedures.
- Oversee accounting staff.
- Contribute to vision and direction of accounting initiatives within the organization.