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Average Accounts Assistant Hourly Pay

$16.16
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$982
Bonus
$2,700
Commission
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for an Accounts Assistant is $16.16.
10%
$12.10
MEDIAN
$16.16
90%
$21.63
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $22
Bonus
$104 - $4,872
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2,000
Commission
$0 - $2,700
Total Pay
$25,026 - $47,239
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What Do Accounts Assistants Do?

Accounts Assistant Tasks
  • Receive and process payments, invoices, employee reimbursements, bills, and other accounting information.
  • Batch and prepare payments, payroll, or other outgoing financial data.
  • Enter data into databases and accounting software, balancing accounts.
  • Review transactions for errors and accuracy and make corrections.

Job Satisfaction for Accounts Assistant

3.7 out of 5
(54)
Highly Satisfied
63Reviews

Career Paths

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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Accounts Assistants?

Skills in Microsoft Excel and Reconciliation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounting, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accounts Assistants?

An entry-level Accounts Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.33 based on 35 salaries. An early career Accounts Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.03 based on 185 salaries. A mid-career Accounts Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.52 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Accounts Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.33 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Employees with Accounts Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 23.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Reno, Nevada (0.9% more) and San Diego, California (0.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (16.6% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (7.2% less) and Sacramento, California (5.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 355 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.9%
Early Career
52.1%
Mid Career
15.5%
Experienced
15.8%
Late Career
6.8%