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General Accountant Salary
in Idaho, United States

$64,805 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Accountant is $64,805 a year and $31 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a General Accountant is between $46,347 and $80,036. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a General Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Readies and maintains financial and business transactions, applying accounting principles, that include work that is analytical, evaluative, and advisory in nature and that requires an understanding of both accounting theory and practice.
  • Utilizes knowledge of the fundamental doctrines, theories, principles, and terminology of accountancy, and often entails some understanding of such related fields as business law, statistics, and general management.
  • Analyzes the effects of transactions upon account relationships.
  • Evaluates alternative means of treating transactions.
  • Plans the manner in which account structures should be developed or modified.
  • Ensures the adequacy of the accounting system as the basis for reporting to management.
  • Considers the need for new or changed controls.
  • Projects accounting data to show the effects of proposed plans on capital investments, income, cash position, and overall financial condition.
  • Interprets the meaning of accounting records, reports, and statements.
  • Advises operating officials on accounting matters.
  • Excludes paraprofessional accountants.
General Accountant Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,241,000

Estimated population of General Accountant jobs: 38,173

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



General Accountant Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Senior Accountant-Automotive/Dealership
Jan 29
Post Falls, ID, USA
Blue Dog RV Inc
The Senior Accountant also performs routine financial calculations and general ledger duties. The Senior Accountant may also check the accuracy of calculations performed by other employees
Full Charge Bookkeeper /Accountant
Jan 8
Meridian, ID, USA
Assured Tax and Bookkeeping
What would you be helping us with? - Entering daily transactions for all of our clients using a number of software platforms - Responding to requests from clients on general accounting needs (i.e ...
Full Charge Bookkeeper/Accountant
Feb 14
Meridian, United States
Assured Tax & Accounting
Responding to requests from clients on general accounting needs (i.e. running reports, responding to requests, etc.) * Prepare reconciliations (i.e. bank reconciliations, credit card reconciliations ...
Cash Applications Clerk
Feb 14
Boise, ID, USA
Tailored Management
Prepares all financial reports and performs general accounting and bookkeeping practices in order to achieve departmental goals and objectives. * Download cash receipts and print wires from Lockbox ...
Cash Applications Clerk
Feb 14
Boise, ID, USA
The Fountain Group
Prepares all financial reports and performs general accounting and bookkeeping practices. * Completes Invoice Validation process, and performs related duties as assigned. If you are interested in ...
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