The average salary for an Associate Auditor is $56,124.
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Job Description for Associate Auditor
An associate auditor is responsible for performing tests and reviews of a company’s internal control systems - and the manner in which they are conducted - to ensure accuracy and effectiveness; they also must ensure that requirements of a company’s audit control systems, industry audit expectations, and legal requirements are met. Corporations, non-profit agencies, and government agencies often employ associate auditors, as do outside accounting firms hired to review companies' financial stateme…Read more
Associate Auditor Tasks
- Perform and report on financial and operational audits.
- Determine the extent of further investigation needed.
- May recommend improvements in operations and procedures for compliance.
- Participate in the preparation and execution of audit work plans.
Popular Employer Salaries for Associate Auditor
The top respondents for the job title Associate Auditor are from the companies PricewaterhouseCoopers, KPMG, LLP and Grant Thornton Llp. Reported salaries are highest at KPMG, LLP where the average pay is $58,513. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Grant Thornton Llp and RSM McGladrey Incorporated, earning around $57,797 and $57,458, respectively. Deloitte & Touche LLP pays the lowest at around $53,880. CliftonLarsonAllen and EY (Ernst & Young) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $55,254 and $56,745, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Associate Auditor
Skills in Accounting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis, Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel and Auditing.
Pay by Experience Level for Associate Auditor
An entry-level Associate Auditor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,681 based on 795 salaries. An early career Associate Auditor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,636 based on 785 salaries. A mid-career Associate Auditor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,120 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Associate Auditor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,919 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $81,500.
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Employees with Associate Auditor in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 9.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (8.8% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (4.0% less).
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