The average salary for an Audit Specialist is $52,902.
Is Audit Specialist your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
$39k - $91k
$0 - $10k
$850 - $2k
$31k - $82k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Audit Specialist
An audit specialist provides internal audit services to a company to ensure that various departments are adhering to company guidelines and legal requirements. The audit specialist must have proficient computer skills, as creating reports is often required. The audit specialist must carry out audits in an objective manner and must be familiar with company operations and products. Often, a software program is used in this process and to detect anomalies. The audit specialist analyzes operations…Read more
Audit Specialist 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 Audit Specialist
Explore the most common career paths for Audit Specialist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)
Audit Specialist Job Listings
Popular Skills for Audit Specialist
Skills in Internal Audit are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Auditing, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Audit Specialist
An entry-level Audit Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,616 based on 17 salaries. An early career Audit Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $48,233 based on 72 salaries. A mid-career Audit Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,472 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Audit Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,500 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,907.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 189 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$28k - $55k
$32k - $67k
$42k - $83k
$53k - $98k
$48k - $111k
$45k - $80k
$37k - $77k
$39k - $62k
$51k - $96k
$39k - $70k