Average Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm Salary at EY (Ernst & Young)

$58,741
Avg. Salary
$2,000
Bonus
$2,520
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The average salary for an Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm at EY (Ernst & Young) is $58,741.
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$52k
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$59k
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$94k
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MEDIAN $58,741
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Salary
$52k - $94k
Bonus
$0 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$53k - $94k

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Job Description for Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm

Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm Tasks
  • 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.
The top respondents for the job title Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm are from the companies PricewaterhouseCoopers, KPMG, LLP and Grant Thornton Llp. Reported salaries are highest at BDO Seidman, LLP where the average pay is $60,893. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include PricewaterhouseCoopers and KPMG, LLP, earning around $60,096 and $59,252, respectively. Deloitte & Touche LLP pays the lowest at around $55,627. CliftonLarsonAllen and RSM McGladrey Incorporated also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $56,696 and $56,807, respectively.

Career Paths

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Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm
Finance Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm

Skills in Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Auditing.

Pay by Experience Level for Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm

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 $56,734 based on 13 salaries. An early career Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,027 based on 15 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 28 survey responses.
Entry Level
46.4%
Early Career
53.6%