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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Accounting Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$86,657 / yrTotal Pay
$40,563 / yrBase Pay
$46,093 / yrAdditional Pay

$86,657

 / yr
$34K$806K
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The estimated total pay for a Accounting Assistant is $86,657 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $40,563 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $46,093 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Accounting Assistant?

Some related job titles are Accountant Salaries with median pay of $91,094, Assistant Accountant Salaries with median pay of $85,270, Accounts Payable Salaries with median pay of $80,821, Bookkeeper Salaries with median pay of $69,272.

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Epic
3.1

Epic

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $18 - $27

$18

$27

$18 - $27 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$13

$25

$13 - $25 Range

Cargill
4.0

Cargill

Accounting Assistant

$43,946

 /yr
Range: $38K - $62K

$38K

$62K

$38,476 - $61,666 Range

Robert Half
3.9

Robert Half

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$15

$26

$15 - $26 Range

eReservation Systems

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $17 - $29

$17

$29

$17 - $29 Range

HDR
4.0

HDR

Accounting Assistant

$45,348

 /yr
Range: $44K - $49K

$44K

$49K

$43,899 - $49,243 Range

Arizona State University
4.3

Arizona State University

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $24

$11

$24

$11 - $24 Range

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Kimley-Horn
4.0

Kimley-Horn

Accounting Assistant

$48,431

 /yr
Range: $44K - $55K

$44K

$55K

$44,393 - $55,000 Range

Northrop Grumman
4.0

Northrop Grumman

Accounting Assistant

$56,737

 /yr
Range: $50K - $74K

$50K

$74K

$50,019 - $74,410 Range

State of Nevada
3.4

State of Nevada

Accounting Assistant

$43,434

 /yr
Range: $35K - $55K

$35K

$55K

$35,207 - $55,176 Range

Landry's
3.3

Landry's

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$16

$21

$16 - $21 Range

Townsquare Media
3.7

Townsquare Media

Accounting Assistant

$33,794

 /yr
Range: $33K - $39K

$33K

$39K

$33,034 - $39,112 Range

Kerry
3.1

Kerry

Accounting Assistant

$44,248

 /yr
Range: $40K - $50K

$40K

$50K

$39,932 - $50,106 Range

JLL
3.9

JLL

Accounting Assistant

$52,437

 /yr
Range: $42K - $70K

$42K

$70K

$42,151 - $70,352 Range

BWW Law Group
2.5

BWW Law Group

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $22

$17

$22

$17 - $22 Range

Verify
3.1

Verify

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $20 - $27

$20

$27

$20 - $27 Range

University of Minnesota
4.2

University of Minnesota

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$11

$15

$11 - $15 Range

Fresenius Medical Care - North America
3.5

$42,676

 /yr
Range: $38K - $52K

$38K

$52K

$38,408 - $51,794 Range

Concord Hospitality
3.7

Concord Hospitality

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $18 - $28

$18

$28

$18 - $28 Range

Nordstrom
3.7

Nordstrom

Accounting Assistant - Hourly

$20

$27

$20 - $27 Range

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$16

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$300/hr

8 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$19

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with less than one year of experience

$16

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$21

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8 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$45,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$49,400

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Accountant Assistant with less than one year of experience

$35,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$12

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Accounting Assistant with less than one year of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Accounting Assistant salaries

The national average salary for an Accounting Assistant is $40,714 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Accounting Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2293 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Accounting Assistant employees.

The highest salary for an Accounting Assistant in United States is $54,627 per year.

The lowest salary for an Accounting Assistant in United States is $30,344 per year.

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