Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm is $59,473
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firms?
An entry-level Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,774 based on 1,264 salaries. An early career Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firms Do?
Auditing or accounting associates are generally responsible for auditing and recordkeeping within their organization. They examine financial and accounting records to verify their completeness and help make recommendations to their employer. The associate is also responsible for testing internal accounting and auditing controls to ensure they are working properly. The day-to-day responsibilities of an auditing or accounting associate include examining and researching their organization's …Read more
- Perform basic accounting, such as recording revenues and reconcile and audit daily cash.
- Prepare and review financial statements and accounting entries.
- Assist with month end closing, including reports and explanations of variances.