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Alternate Job Titles: Accountant III, Senior Accountant

What is the average annual salary for Accountant III?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Accountant III may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. 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 $70,297 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant III in the United Sates are expected to make less than $70,297.

Source: HR Reported data as of March 2015

Median $70,297
  • 10%$57,219
  • 25%$63,452
  • 75%$77,962
  • 90%$84,942

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Job Description for Accountant III

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 Accountant III job description

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Categories:  Accounting, Banking, Financial Services

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Cost Accountant III, Tax Accountant III, Financial Reporting Accountant III, Plant Accountant, Accountant IV, Accountant I, Accountant II, Financial Reporting Accountant IV, Tax Accountant IV

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