Plant Accountant Salary in the United States

How much does a Plant Accountant make in the United States? The average Plant Accountant salary in the United States is $72,009 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $65,584 and $86,919. 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

Plant Accountant provides accounting services for a plant. Responsibilities include analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Being a Plant Accountant complies and prepares analysis and reports of accounting activity and data. Prepares balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and reconciliations. Additionally, Plant Accountant typically requires a bachelor's degree of accounting or related field. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Plant Accountant gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Plant Accountant typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Plant Accountant

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Plant Accounting Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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