The average salary for an Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm at PricewaterhouseCoopers is $60,096.
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Job Description for Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm
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 account…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm
The top respondents for the job title Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm are from the companies KPMG, LLP, Grant Thornton Llp and EY (Ernst & Young). 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 KPMG, LLP and Grant Thornton Llp, earning around $59,252 and $59,001, 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.
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Popular Skills for Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm
Skills in Financial Analysis and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounting, 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 $55,884 based on 27 salaries. An early career Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,045 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 4 salaries.
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Employees with Associate - Accounting or Auditing Firm in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 17.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (16.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (1.8% less).
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