Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does an Accounting Assistant make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$41,732 / yrTotal Pay
$39,721 / yrBase Pay
$2,011 / yrAdditional Pay

$41,732

 / yr
$32K$54K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Accounting Assistant is $41,732 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,721 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 $2,011 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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Related Job Titles

For Accounting Assistant

Some related job titles are Accountant Salaries with median pay of $59,382, Assistant Accountant Salaries with median pay of $44,223, Accounts Payable Salaries with median pay of $39,991, Bookkeeper Salaries with median pay of $42,387.

Top Paying Companies

For an Accounting Assistant in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Accounting Assistant in United States. Employers include Kimley-Horn, Epic and Verify.

1
Kimley-Horn
Kimley-Horn
$61,266/yr
6
NIKE
$54,837/yr
7
HDR
$52,510/yr
9
JLL
$49,352/yr
10
Kerry
$48,613/yr
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$22

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$28

 / hr

$51,413

 / yr

$25

 / hr

$20

 / hr

$45,991

 / yr

$44,671

 / yr

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Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Finance & Accounting?

Jobs in finance and accounting are expected to see continued demand, with employment growth linked to the health of the broader economy. These jobs will continue to offer above average pay but usually require higher education or certification to enter the field. While automation will replace many common tasks, it is not expected to reduce the need for these employees; it will instead allow them to focus on core soft skills like advising clients and analyzing trends.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Claims Accounting Assistant

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$41,700

/yr

$40K | $2K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
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Accounting Assistant

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
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Accounting Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Accounting Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Accounting Assistant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Accounting Assistant

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$53,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Accounting Assistant pay FAQ

The national average salary for an Accounting Assistant is $39,721 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Accounting Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4165 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Accounting Assistant employees.

The highest salary for an Accounting Assistant in United States is $50,504 per year.

The lowest salary for an Accounting Assistant in United States is $31,241 per year.

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