Accountant I Salaries in New York, NY

Alternate Job Titles: Accountant I, Entry Level Accountant

What is the average Accountant I salary for New York, NY?

The salary for someone with the job title Accountant I in New York, NY varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on Accountant I salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Accountant I in New York, NY.

Categories:  Accounting, Banking, Entry Level, Financial Services

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

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Accountant I in New York, NY that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in New York are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $56,424
  • 10%$46,377
  • 25%$51,165
  • 75%$62,667
  • 90%$68,352

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Job Description for Accountant I

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. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description

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