Accounting Manager Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Accounting Manager, General Accounting Manager

What is the average annual salary for Accounting Manager?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Accounting Manager 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 Accounting Manager in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Accounting Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Accounting Manager in the United States is $87,430 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accounting Manager in the United Sates are expected to make less than $87,430.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $87,430
  • 10%$66,683
  • 25%$76,570
  • 75%$98,896
  • 90%$109,336

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Job Description for Accounting Manager

Responsible for managing the general accounting function. Oversees the completion of ledger accounts and financial statements. Evaluates and makes appropriate improvements to internal accounting processes ensuring that practices are in line with the overall goals of the organization. Designation of CPA may be required. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and at least 7 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 extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Accounting Manager job description

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Categories:  Accounting, 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 Accounting Manager, Plant Accounting Manager, Revenue Accounting Manager, Accounting Director, Accounting Supervisor, Accounting Clerk III, Accounting Clerk I, Accounting Clerk II, Top Accounting Executive

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