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Accounting Director Salary
in District of Columbia, United States

$171,531 (USD)

Average Salary

$82/hr

Average Hourly

$18,440

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 15, 2019

The average pay for an Accounting Director is $171,531 a year and $82 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for an Accounting Director is between $118,138 and $214,114. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accounting Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, 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:
  • Directs, coordinates, and administers accounting operations which may include general accounting, cost accounting, payroll, accounts payable, and accounts receivable.
  • Analyzes records of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred.
  • Plans, directs, and coordinates ledger maintenance, report preparation, and operating statistics.
Accounting Director Job Prevalence in District of Columbia, United States

Job family: Financial Managers

Job family population: 608,120

Estimated population of Accounting Director jobs: 85,228

Rate of error: 0.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$198,851
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Accounting Director Job Listings for District of Columbia, United States

Director of Accounting
Dec 12
Washington, DC, USA
AAJ Interactive Technologies
POSITION The Director of Accounting will be a strategic thought-partner, reporting directly to the VP of Finance. This position will be a hands on manager and will lead and develop an internal team ...
Director of Finance
Dec 2
us
Third Way
... its next Director of Finance (DOF). The DOF will work in close collaboration with Third Way ... The DOF will manage routine accounting operations, and prepare, analyze, and present monthly ...
Staff Accountant **DIRECT HIRE** (4 YR DEGREE, 2 YRS OF EXPERIENCE)
Dec 13
Washington, DC, USA
Turn2Partners
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors in Accounting, and 2 years minimum of Accounting experience. Duties & Responsibilities: * Participate in month-end closing activities including journal ...
Accounting Manager - Government contracting
Dec 10
Washington, DC, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
A growing government contractor in the DC area is looking to hire an Accounting Manager - The Manager will report to the Director of Operations and will play a lead role as the company continues to ...
Accounting Manager - Large Member Association with Great Benefits
Dec 5
Washington, DC, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Large Member Association is hiring an Accounting Manager to manage the day to day accounting ... temporary to direct hire and project support to interim management. CFS has twice been named to ...

The average pay for an Accounting Director is $171,531 a year and $82 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for an Accounting Director is between $118,138 and $214,114. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accounting Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, 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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Director of Accounting
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