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Accounting Director Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$179,542 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Accounting Director is $179,542 a year and $86 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Accounting Director is between $123,655 and $224,114. 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 New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • 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 New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Financial Managers

Job family population: 569,380

Estimated population of Accounting Director jobs: 79,799

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Accounting Director Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Director of Finance (Telecom Industry exp. req.)
Jun 14
New York, NY, USA
#twiceasnice Recruiting
Director of Finance (Telecom Industry exp. req.) Location: New York, NY 10016 Salary: DOE ... While this role focuses on all aspects of accounting (accounts payable, reconciliation of general ...
Accounting Manager
Jun 24
Manhattan, NY, USA
FIS Recruitment
Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance * Support month-end and year-end close process * Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen ...
Director of Finance
Jun 12
Bronx, NY, USA
Partnership Employment
The ideal candidate will be a Director of Finance or Finance Manager who has experience working for a similar healthcare facility, and is knowledgeable in accounting health plans and Medicare. The ...
Director of Finance
Jun 3
New York, NY, USA
DGA Security Systems, Inc.
You love to collaborate within the accounting group and with operating groups; perform both review ... The Director of Finance will report to the CFO of DGA. Also, you will take direction and ...
Accounting Manager
Jun 20
New York, NY, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Manage one direct report in accounting * Assist CFO in forecast/budget preparation Qualifications of the role include: * 3+ years of corporate general accounting, Public/Private mix a plus * BS in ...
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