Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for account auditors in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 137,322 account auditors currently employed in the United States.
- 60.4% of all account auditors are women, while 39.6% are men.
- The average age of an employed account auditor is 43 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of account auditors is White (64.0%), followed by Asian (12.2%), Hispanic or Latino (10.9%) and Black or African American (8.5%).
- In 2021, women earned 94% of what men earned.
- 7% of all account auditors are LGBT.
- Account auditors are 45% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.
Account Auditor Statistics By Gender
60.4% of account auditors are women and 39.6% of account auditors are men.
- Female, 60.4%
- Male, 39.6%
Account Auditors By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Account Auditor
Women Earn 94¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men
Account Auditor Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the account auditor position over time.
Account Auditor Gender By Year
Account Auditor Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, renewable energy system finance specialist and chartered finance analyst have the biggest difference in gender.
|Chartered Finance Analyst||90%||10%|
|Renewable Energy System Finance Specialist||92%||8%|
Account Auditor Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among account auditors is White, which makes up 64.0% of all account auditors. Comparatively, there are 12.2% of the Asian ethnicity and 10.9% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.
- White, 64.0%
- Asian, 12.2%
- Hispanic or Latino, 10.9%
- Black or African American, 8.5%
- Unknown, 4.0%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.4%
Account Auditor Race
|Account Auditor Race||Percentages|
|Hispanic or Latino||10.9%|
|Black or African American||8.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.4%|
Account Auditor Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among account auditors.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Account Auditor Race By Year
|Year||White||Black or African American||Asian||Hispanic or Latino|
Account Auditor Wage Gap By Race
|Black or African American||$75,203|
|Hispanic or Latino||$74,747|
Average Age of an Account Auditor
We determined the average age of account auditors based on ethnicity and gender.
Account Auditor Age By Race
|Race||Male Age||Female Age|
|Black or African American||43||47|
|Hispanic or Latino||37||41|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||38.5||41|
Account Auditor Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of account auditor employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of account auditors is 40+ years old, which represents 58% of the population.
Account Auditor Age
|Account Auditor Years||Percentages|
Types of Account Auditor Degree Levels
The most common degree for account auditors is bachelor's degree 68% of account auditors earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 13% and rounding it off is master's degree with 10%.
- Bachelors, 68%
- Associate, 13%
- Masters, 10%
- High School Diploma, 4%
- Other Degrees, 5%
Account Auditors By Education
|Account Auditor Degree||Percentages|
|High School Diploma||4%|
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Account Auditor Wage Gap By Education
Account Auditor Employment Statistics
This section highlights information about where account auditors work. We found most account auditors work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most account auditors is the finance industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire account auditors.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
Account Auditor Jobs By Employer Size
|< 50 employees||2%|
|50 - 100 employees||14%|
|100 - 500 employees||15%|
|500 - 1,000 employees||5%|
|1,000 - 10,000 employees||24%|
|> 10,000 employees||40%|
The Types Of Companies Account Auditor Work In
Employees with the account auditor job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most account auditors prefer to work at private companies over public companies.
Account Auditor Jobs By Sector
Top Industries Hiring Account Auditors
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ account auditors. Those industries include finance, technology and professional.
Account Auditor Industry Statistics
Account Auditor Turnover And Employment Statistics
Account Auditor Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of account auditors changed.
- Unemployment rate
Account Auditor Unemployment Rate By Year
|Year||Account Auditor Unemployment Rate|
The Average Number of Years That Account Auditor Stay in a Job
By looking over 3,209 account auditors resumes, we figured out that the average account auditor enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 37%.
Less than one year
Account Auditor Tenure
|Number or Years||Percentages|
|Less than 1 year||18%|
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Account Auditors with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to account auditors.
|Job Title||LGBT||Job Openings|
|Finance Compliance Examiner||19.38%||85,381|
Account Auditor LGBT Demographics
|Profession||Percentages of LGBT||Job Openings|
|Finance Compliance Examiner||19.38%||85,381|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Account Auditors
The most common foreign language among account auditors is Spanish at 45.9%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Chinese at 9.9% and French is the third-most popular at 9.0%.
- Spanish, 45.9%
- Chinese, 9.9%
- French, 9.0%
- Arabic, 5.4%
- German, 4.5%
- Other, 25.3%
Account Auditor Languages Spoken