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Assistant Accountant Salary
in Sacramento, California

$69,701 (USD)

Average Salary

$34/hr

Average Hourly

$2,230

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 15, 2019

The average pay for an Assistant Accountant is $69,701 a year and $34 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for an Assistant Accountant is between $50,416 and $85,729. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Assistant Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sacramento, California.

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.
Assistant Accountant Job Prevalence in Sacramento, California, United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,259,930

Estimated population of Assistant Accountant jobs: 52,967

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$80,803
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Assistant Accountant Job Listings for Sacramento, California

Accountant
Nov 27
Sacramento, CA, USA
Caltronics
... * Assist in automation of accounting processes as well as company-specific processes * Other ... special projects and ad-hoc analyses as directed by management * Lead in the close process ...
Property Accountant
Dec 11
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PrideStaff Financial
Property Accountant Our client in the real estate industry is looking for a Property Accountant to ... Perform all month-end reconciliations * Assist with the year-end audit * Assist with the year-end ...
Accounting Assistant
Nov 29
Sacramento, CA, USA
JOHN C BRECKENRIDGE INSURANCE SOLUT
Accounting Assistant We are a fast paced, fast growing firm seeking an individual to assist in our accounting department. You will be expected to work closely with our accounting manager performing a ...
Property Accountant
Nov 26
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PrideStaff Financial
Perform all month-end reconciliations * Assist with the year-end audit * Assist with the year-end ... Experience in property accounting or multi site accounting preferred * Yardi software experience a ...
Staff Accountant
Nov 19
Sacramento, CA, USA
J.R. Martin and Associates
... Assist with financial statement compilation, review, and audit engagements • Enter client accounting data and do journal entries to prepare monthly or quarterly financial reports. • Review ...

The average pay for an Assistant Accountant is $69,701 a year and $34 an hour in Sacramento, California, United States. The average salary range for an Assistant Accountant is between $50,416 and $85,729. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Assistant Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Sacramento, California.

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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Accountant
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Sacramento, CA, USA
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Property Accountant
Dec 11
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Property Accountant Our client in the real estate industry is looking for a Property Accountant to ... Perform all month-end reconciliations * Assist with the year-end audit * Assist with the year-end ...
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