The average salary for a Late-Career Assistant Accountant is $46,353.
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Job Description for Assistant Accountant
Assistant accountants aid in the day-to-day operations of an accounting department, typically reporting to a senior accountant or production accountant. Specific daily tasks vary based on whether or not an assistant accountant is hired by an individual accountant or an accounting firm. When hired by an individual accountant, job duties usually include basic office work such as filing documents, answering phones, and corresponding with clients. Assistant accountants will also assist with basic…Read more
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Popular Skills for Assistant Accountant
General Ledger Accounting
Skills in Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Microsoft Excel, Bookkeeping and General Ledger Accounting are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Accountant
An entry-level Assistant Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,451 based on 78 salaries. An early career Assistant Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,417 based on 310 salaries. A mid-career Assistant Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $44,872 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Assistant Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,175 based on 90 salaries.
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