Project Accountant III Salary in the United States

How much does a Project Accountant III make in the United States? The average Project Accountant III salary in the United States is $88,832 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $75,429 and $103,266. 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

Supports projects with overall accounting and financial activities to measure and monitor project financial performance. Creates and maintains project level accounts. Completes all postings, allocations, accruals and payments for the project. Prepares and distributes monthly reports on project status including budget and forecasting for project reviews. Coordinates with project team to reflect changes in project scope or timeline. Prepares final project close out. Requires a bachelor's degree in accounting or finance. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Typically requires 4-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    Project Accountant II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Project Accountant III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Project Accounting Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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