Alternate Job Titles: Senior Accountant, Accountant III
How much does a Accountant III make? The median annual Accountant III salary is $73,408, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $66,488-$81,334, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Accountant III in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Accountant III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Accountant III in the United States is $73,408, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant III in the United States are expected to make less than $73,408.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Accountant III that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant III are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Prepares balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports. Responsibilities also include analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Reports organization's finances to management, and offers suggestions about resource utilization, tax strategies, and assumptions underlying budget forecasts. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty, and 4-6 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View full job description