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Average Senior Accounting Manager with Accounting Skills Salary

$101,694
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$11,889
Bonus
$7,500
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The average salary for a Senior Accounting Manager with Accounting skills is $101,694.
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$67k
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$102k
90%
$141k
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$67k - $141k
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$3k - $24k
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$66k - $155k
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What Do Senior Accounting Managers Do?

Senior Accounting Manager Tasks
  • Ensure that accounting systems, processes and procedures are in place and followed by all members of accounting department.
  • Develop training documentation and programs in order to improve staff efficiency and streamline processes.
  • Develop, prepare, and review financial statements and reports.
  • Produce monthly, quarterly, and yearly budget and forecast reports for delivery to upper management.
  • Coordinate staff audit schedules and establish timelines for completion of achievable project goals.
The top respondents for the job title Senior Accounting Manager are from the companies Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, Darling International and Ingram Micro Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Salesforce.com, Inc. where the average pay is $165,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Darling International and Viking River Cruises, earning around $137,935 and $126,000, respectively. AEI Consultants pays the lowest at around $70,000. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp and Ingram Micro Inc also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $101,736 and $115,000, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Accounting Managers?

Skills in General Ledger Accounting and Month-End Close are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable, Financial Analysis and Financial Reporting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accounting Managers?

An early career Senior Accounting Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $75,005 based on 336 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accounting Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,977 based on 1,392 salaries. An experienced Senior Accounting Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $108,809 based on 2,832 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $102,999.
Employees with Senior Accounting Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 31.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (18.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (17.2% less), Raleigh, North Carolina (11.5% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (9.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 5,952 survey responses.
Early Career
5.6%
Mid Career
23.4%
Experienced
47.6%
Late Career
23.4%

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