Accounting Specialist in Austin, Texas Salary

The average pay for an Accounting Specialist in Austin, Texas is $38,032 per year. A skill in Payroll Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,228 - $60,967
$35K
$46K
$61K
MEDIAN: $46,299
10%
50%
90%

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$17.00 - $20.30
$18
MEDIAN: $17.75
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$0$60K
Salary $35,228 - $60,967
Bonus $2,700
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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$34,804 - $60,081
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data $0$20
Hourly Rate $17.75
Overtime $15.75
Annual Data $0$60K
Bonus $2,700
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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$34,804 - $60,081
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Accounting Specialist

Accounting specialists are responsible for executing accounting tasks and strategies for their organizations and performing day-to-day financial activities including completing tax forms, logging revenues and expenses, and balancing checkbooks. They are also tasked with providing support to the financial department to find discrepancies in billing, payroll, and expenses, and must have strong problem-solving skills to find innovative solutions to save company resources and reduce expenses.

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Accounting Specialist Tasks

  • Manage various forms of accounting data, such as that related to accounts payable and accounts receivable.
  • Contribute to maintenance of accounting data and provide support as needed to accounting department.
  • Processes documents related to expenses, such as checks.

About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

Accounting Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Accounting Specialist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
36%

Experience Affects Accounting Specialist Salaries

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

▼13%

Skills That Affect Accounting Specialist Salaries

Payroll Administration
▲11%

National Average
$43,000

Accounts Payable
▼14%

Microsoft Excel
▼14%

Accounts Receivable
▼15%

Data Entry
▼15%

General Ledger Accounting
▼15%

Billing
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
36%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 17%