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Alternate Job Titles: Cost Accounting Manager

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

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Cost Accounting Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Cost Accounting Manager in the United States is $93,555 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $93,555.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $93,555
  • 10%$72,348
  • 25%$82,455
  • 75%$106,021
  • 90%$117,370

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Job Description for Cost Accounting Manager

Prepares and directs the implementation of cost accounting methods and activities. Oversees the cost control systems, manages and interprets cost audits, and prepares cost accounting reports for presentation to top management. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area and at least 7 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Manages the cost accounting staff and typically reports to top management. View Cost Accounting Manager job description

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:  Accounting Manager, Cost Accounting Supervisor I, Cost Accounting Supervisor II, Cost Accounting Supervisor III, Accounting Director, Accounting Supervisor, Cost Accountant III, Accounting Clerk III, Cost Accountant I

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