ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATE SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$42,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$42,000
Median 50%
$64,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Deutsche Bank
Highest Paying City
Pacifica, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does an accounting associate make?
Accounting Associates in the US make on average $42,912 annually or $20.63 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $64,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $28,000 per year. Professional companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Accounting Associate jobs are Alaska, Maine, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for an Accounting Associate is 2.9 years.

Average Accounting Associate Salary By Company

Accounting Associate jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Professional companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Accounting Associates at Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley report the highest salaries. Also, companies like NTT Data International LLC and Modern Mushroom Farms pay their Accounting Associates very well.

Average Accounting Associate Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Accounting Associate in the USA is $42,912 annually or $20.63 hourly. Working in Pacifica, CA as an Accounting Associate will pay you the highest wages at around $49,585 per year. Not only that, Pacifica, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $34,000. Alaska, Maine, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Massachusetts are the states with the highest payscale for Accounting Associates. Missouri, Idaho, Georgia, North Carolina, and New Mexico are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Pacifica, CA
$49,585
2
Jersey City, NJ
$48,335
3
Natick, MA
$48,300
4
New York, NY
$48,264
5
Newark, DE
$47,140

Average Accounting Associate Salary By Industry

The type of industry that an Accounting Associate works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Professional companies, Finance companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Accounting Associates. Salaries for Accounting Associates in Professional companies average $45,005 annually, while Finance companies and Hospitality companies pay $42,993 and $42,737, respectively. The types of companies that pay Accounting Associates the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $41,000.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$45,005
2
Finance
$42,993
3
Hospitality
$42,737
4
Retail
$42,401
5
Manufacturing
$41,000

RECENTLY ADDED Accounting Associate SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$31,305
Atrium Staffing
Accounting Associate
10/31/2019
$42,000
10/31/2019
$50,000
Careersusa Inc.
Accounting Associate
10/31/2019
$32,349
10/31/2019
$50,000
Adecco Staffing
Accounting Associate
10/29/2019
$26,088
University of Montana
Accounting Associate
10/28/2019
$35,354
Wicomico County Public Schools
Accounting Associate
10/28/2019
$30,193
Randstad
Accounting Associate
10/26/2019
$70,000
10/26/2019
$40,008
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