Average Entry-level Staff Accountant with Bookkeeping Skills Salary

$42,124
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$1,200
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for an Entry-level Staff Accountant with Bookkeeping skills is $42,124.
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$34k
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$42k
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$54k
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$34k - $54k
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$504 - $5k
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$30k - $52k
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Job Description for Entry-level Staff Accountant

Entry-level Staff Accountant Tasks
  • Prepare financial reports for staff accountants or accounting managers to analyze and use for decision making.
  • Assist with the preparation and development of key financial reports.
  • Work with other financial and organizational staff to assure compliance with internal and external accounting practices.

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Popular Skills for Entry-level Staff Accountant

Skills in Microsoft Excel, Accounts Payable, Microsoft Office and Tax Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable.

Pay by Experience Level for Entry-level Staff Accountant

An entry-level Entry-level Staff Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,655 based on 81 salaries. An early career Entry-level Staff Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,083 based on 119 salaries. A mid-career Entry-level Staff Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,713 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Entry-level Staff Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39,314 based on 17 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $46,000.
Employees with Entry-level Staff Accountant in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 35.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (13.9% more) and Austin, Texas (6.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (16.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (8.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 242 survey responses.
Entry Level
33.5%
Early Career
49.2%
Mid Career
8.3%
Experienced
7.0%
Late Career
2.1%

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