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Auditor Public Salary

$84,225 (USD)

Average Salary

$40/hr

Average Hourly

$3,445

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 19, 2019

The average pay for an Auditor Public is $84,225 a year and $40 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Auditor Public is between $59,636 and $104,277. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Auditor Public. 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:
  • Examines and analyzes accounting records to determine financial status of establishment and prepares financial reports concerning operating procedures: reviews data regarding material assets, net worth, liabilities, capital stock, surplus, income, and expenditures.
  • Inspects items in books of original entry to determine if accepted accounting procedure was followed in recording transactions.
  • Counts cash on hand, inspects notes receivable and payable, negotiable securities, and cancelled checks.
  • Verifies journal and ledger entries of cash and check payments, purchases, expenses, and trial balances by examining and authenticating inventory items.
  • Prepares reports for management concerning scope of audit, financial conditions found, and source and application of funds.
  • May make recommendations regarding improving operations and financial position of company.
  • May supervise and coordinate activities of auditors specializing in specific operations of establishments undergoing audit.
  • May audit banks and financial institutions and be designated bank examiner.
  • May examine company payroll and personnel records to determine worker's compensation coverage and be designated payroll auditor.
Auditor Public Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,259,930

Estimated population of Auditor Public jobs: 38,264

Rate of error: 0.7%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$97,640
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...

Auditor Public Job Listings for United States

Auditor (Public Accounting)
Sep 10
Flemingsburg, KY, USA
CyberCoders
Auditor (Public Accounting) Immediate hire for Auditor with 5+ years experience in public accounting. We have several offices throughout Kentucky! What You Will Be Doing - Performing diversified ...
Senior Internal Auditor (Construction) CPA/CIA
Nov 16
Houston, United States
Houston ISD
Construction Senior Internal Auditor Houston Independent School District (Houston ISD) Starting Salary: $58K **CPA or CIA required** (Please indicate on your resume) Under general direction, takes a ...
Internal Auditor = CPA Firm
Nov 7
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Top Quality Accounting Firm
Established small CPA firm is searching for an auditor to work with them on a full time basis. This is a temp to hire opportunity so far, but may change for the right person. This firm does small to ...
Auditor
Nov 8
Los Angeles, United States
Dave Banerjee CPA
Auditor required for audit season. PCAOB and broker dealer auit experience preferred ... Must have attest and audit experince with a qualified CPA (audit) certifcation in CA. by Jobble
Staff Auditor - CPA (Public Accounting)
Nov 14
Orange, CA, USA
Talley, LLP
Talley is a full service accounting, auditing and financial services firm located in Orange, CA. We ... Active California CPA license (preferred) * Current knowledge of GAAP/GAAS standards * Previous ...

The average pay for an Auditor Public is $84,225 a year and $40 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Auditor Public is between $59,636 and $104,277. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Auditor Public. 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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