Average Experienced Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$69,694
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$5,087
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The average salary for an Experienced Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $69,694.
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$57k
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Job Description for Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant Tasks
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Investigate budget and variance issues.
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.

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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel, Financial Reporting and Month-End Close.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

An early career Senior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $64,041 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,348 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,396.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 29.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (13.6% more) and Houston, Texas (12.7% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 133 survey responses.
Early Career
44.4%
Mid Career
42.1%
Late Career
13.5%