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.
Average Salary Chart
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.
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Accountant Job Listings for Maryland, United States
Junior Staff Accountant
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 ...
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 ...