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Accountant Salary
in Maryland, United States

$74,999 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Accountant is $74,999 a year and $36 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for an Accountant is between $53,638 and $92,626. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Readies and maintains financial and business transactions, applying accounting principles, that include work that is analytical, evaluative, and advisory in nature and that requires an understanding of both accounting theory and practice.
  • Utilizes knowledge of the fundamental doctrines, theories, principles, and terminology of accountancy, and often entails some understanding of such related fields as business law, statistics, and general management.
  • Analyzes the effects of transactions upon account relationships.
  • Evaluates alternative means of treating transactions.
  • Plans the manner in which account structures should be developed or modified.
  • Ensures the adequacy of the accounting system as the basis for reporting to management.
  • Considers the need for new or changed controls.
  • Projects accounting data to show the effects of proposed plans on capital investments, income, cash position, and overall financial condition.
  • Interprets the meaning of accounting records, reports, and statements.
  • Advises operating officials on accounting matters.
  • Excludes paraprofessional accountants.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Accountant Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Junior Staff Accountant
Dec 11
Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Junior Accountant Our client located in the DC metro area, is seeking an entry level to junior accountant with prior relative internship experience and/or high volume high paced accounts payable ...
Temporary Grant Accountant
Dec 10
Baltimore, MD, USA
Accounting Principals Inc.
Accountant will assist foundation program staff in analyzing all types of financial information related to grant making activities. The Accountant will assess and monitor trends and conditions to ...
Staff Accountant
Dec 10
Anne Arundel County, MD, USA
Delsey Luggage, Inc.
Accounting Department. The Staff Accountant will provide daily transactional support around key accounting activities including accounts payable, accounts receivable, account reconciliation, fixed ...
Senior Tax Accountant
Dec 8
Gaithersburg, MD, USA
Bauer & Scott CPAs LLP
We are looking for a Senior Tax Accountant to join our team! You will be responsible for leading, managing, and holding accountable staff accountants, and helping them grow as well. In addition to ...
Part Time Tax Accountant
Dec 6
Rockville, MD, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Part Time Tax Accountant About the Company Our client is a small public accounting firm and looking to add an additional Part Time Tax Accountant to their team for the upcoming tax season that will ...