$43,875
Avg. Salary
$16.73
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,474

Bonus

$2,017

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Assistant Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills is $16.73 per hour.

The average pay for an Assistant Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills is $43,875 per year.

$11.87
10%
$16.73
50%
$22.57
90%
MEDIAN $16.73
$30k
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$44k
50%
$60k
90%
MEDIAN $43,875
$30,294 - $60,188
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MEDIAN: $43,875
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$0$60K
Salary $30,294 - $60,188
Bonus $298 - $4,085
Profit Sharing $2,017
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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$27,322 - $55,653
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 7 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 102
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $11.87 - $22.57
Overtime $21.06 - $32.74
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $298 - $4,085
Profit Sharing $2,017
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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$27,322 - $55,653
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 7 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 99

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.

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Assistant Accountant Tasks
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.

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Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Assistant Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Assistant Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 77 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assistant Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Assistant Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 20 salaries. An Assistant Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 16 salaries.

Key Stats for Assistant Accountant

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Assistant Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Mid-Career
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 31%