Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Auditor is $58,858
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Auditors?
An early career Auditor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,835 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Auditor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,628 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Auditors Do?
An auditor has the responsibility to check the accuracy and sometimes attest to the accuracy of business records. Those records are usually business records, but could be municipal records also, or any type of financial records. An auditor’s word is sought when records are being challenged for honesty.
Auditors form opinions based on sufficient, competent material that is relevant to the auditor’s aim.
An auditor can be self-employed or with a company, or be on retainer with a company or …Read more
- Analyze financial data to insure efficiency, accuracy, and compliance with relevant laws and standards, as well as to find instances of accounting deficiencies and/or fraud.
- Collaborate with and/or oversees members of auditing team.
- Prepare reports related to audit activities.
- Consult with company representatives on improvements to accounting processes and systems.