Financial Reporting Accountant III Salary in the United States

How much does a Financial Reporting Accountant III make in the United States? The average Financial Reporting Accountant III salary in the United States is $86,452 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $74,762 and $95,069. 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

Job Description

Financial Reporting Accountant III prepares periodic financial statements required for external reporting. Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting guidelines. Being a Financial Reporting Accountant III consolidates entries and accounts to be utilized in financial statements. Prepares internal reports as required. Additionally, Financial Reporting Accountant III researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy. May provide support and assistance to external auditors. Requires a bachelor's degree of Accounting or Finance. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Financial Reporting Accountant III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Financial Reporting Accountant III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Financial Reporting Accountant II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Financial Reporting Accountant III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Financial Reporting Accountant IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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