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Accounting Supervisor in the United States

How much does a Accounting Supervisor earn in the United States? The average Accounting Supervisor salary in the United States is $81,152 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $71,043 and $92,201. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Supervises accounting staff in the day to day operations of one or more accounting functions, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, ledger maintenance, revenue and asset accounting as well as associated analysis and reporting. Oversees calculating, posting, and verification of financial data for use in maintaining accounting and statistical records. Maintains the integrity of accounting records by ensuring that staff complies with organization accounting policies and procedures. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. Supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. Typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes.

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    Accountant IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Accounting Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Accounting Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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