$54,813
Avg. Salary
$22.03
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$3,007

Bonus

$3,700

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Corporate Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills is $22.03 per hour.

The average pay for a Corporate Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills is $54,813 per year.

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$16.19
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$34.44
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MEDIAN $22.03
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$42k
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$72k
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MEDIAN $54,813
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MEDIAN: $54,813
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$0$74K
Salary $42,381 - $72,232
Bonus $311 - $7,715
Profit Sharing $507 - $8,667
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,034 - $74,953
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 298
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $16.19 - $34.44
Overtime $25.64 - $38.50
Annual Data $0$74K
Bonus $311 - $7,715
Profit Sharing $507 - $8,667
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,034 - $74,953
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

Job Description for Corporate Accountant

Much of corporate accountants’ work deals with ensuring that businesses stay within their own financial policies, as well as applicable regulations and tax laws. The information that corporate accountants generate is passed to executive-level staff, who then use it to make decisions about the business of the company.

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Corporate Accountant Tasks
  • Oversee all regional or departmental company finance and accounting activities.
  • Ensure accuracy of financial reporting and adherence to local and federal regulations, including Sarbanes Oxley specifications.
  • Consolidate and analyze cross-­company financial data.
  • Prepare company accounts for auditing.
  • Maintain corporate financial records and regularly prepare accounting reports and journal entries.

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Pay by Experience Level for Corporate Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Corporate Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Corporate Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 104 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Corporate Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Corporate Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 41 salaries. A Corporate Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 19 salaries.

Key Stats for Corporate Accountant

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Corporate Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Experienced
▲6%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 14%