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Accounting Consultant Salary

$64,050 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$2,050

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 14, 2019

The average pay for an Accounting Consultant is $64,050 a year and $31 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Accounting Consultant is between $46,328 and $78,778. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accounting Consultant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Aids in the application of principles of accounting and, with experience, may handle complex tasks.
  • Utilizes knowledge of accounting principles related to classifying, recording, and summarizing data and making computations to compile and keep financial records.
  • Finalizes accounting reports.
  • Studies and analyzes accounting records for purposes of preparing statements and reports.
  • Includes such activities as keeping and verifying records of transactions; receiving and disbursing money; computing and verifying amounts; preparing records; combining data and performing computations to create statistical records; and computing costs, verifying bills, invoices, rates, tariff, duties, and amounts due.
  • This position may exist in any of the accounting functions such as payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit, collections, budgets, financial planning, general accounting, billing, etc.
  • This is a paraprofessional level position and does not require a four-year degree in accounting.
Accounting Consultant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,259,930

Estimated population of Accounting Consultant jobs: 52,967

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$74,251
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Accounting Consultant Job Listings for United States

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DLC
DLC is seeking a Senior Finance & Accounting Consultant interested in a strategic based opportunity with our Chicago client in the professional services industry. This is a great opportunity for a ...
Accounting Consultant
Dec 5
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TalentBridge
We are recruiting for an Accounting Consultant for a growing healthcare client of ours. This will be a long term project based assignment with the opportunity to go permanent over time. If you are a ...

The average pay for an Accounting Consultant is $64,050 a year and $31 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Accounting Consultant is between $46,328 and $78,778. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accounting Consultant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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