Accountant II Salary in the United States

How much does an Accountant II make in the United States? The average Accountant II salary in the United States is $62,026 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $56,123 and $68,516. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Accountant II maintains financial records and ensures that financial transactions are properly recorded. Ensures the accuracy of entries to ledger accounts and reconciles subsidiary ledger accounts to the general ledger. Being an Accountant II prepares balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports. Analyzes current costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Additionally, Accountant II requires a bachelor's degree. May require eligibility to sit for CPA exam. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Accountant II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be an Accountant II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Accountant I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Accountant II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Accountant III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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