Accounting Jobs: Salary Outlook

The field of accounting is burgeoning, as shown by the the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projections of a 13 percent job growth by 2022. The current median salary for bookkeepers, accounting and auditing clerks is over $35k and is expected to grow 11 percent in the next few years. Accountants and auditors make about the same, but can expect a projected 13 percent salary bump by 2022. And, with additional education and experience, these positions can make over $100k annually.

Job Market Guide: Accounting jobs - Nationwide

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962 Accounting jobs - Nationwide

Real Estate Accountant

$100K - $130K - San Francisco, CA
Searching Real Estate Accountant. The ideal candidate will have professional certification (CPA or equivalent) and 3+ years of industry experience. Must be responsible, detail-oriented, and proactive.
industry
Consulting
experience
Less than 5 years

Moncks Corner, SC
Develop analytical tools for checkbook owners and provide training and disciplined approach to cost management.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Accountant / Associate

$40K - $60K - Warrington, PA
Working with our clients, you will gain extensive experience in various industries and best practices.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Hopkinton, MA
Be responsible for publishing financial statements for Executive Management and Board of Directors as well as ensuring all corporate matters are processed accurately and in a timely fashion.
industry
Software
experience
8 - 10 years

Accountant

Detroit, MI
Assists in the month-end financial statement closing and reconciliation of various general ledger accounts.
industry
Non-Profit
experience
Less than 5 years

Revenue Accountant

Southlake, TX
Provides record of assets, liabilities and other financial transactions.
industry
IT Consulting/Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Weymouth, MA
Responsible to work with sales, production and field operations managers to build management dashboards tracking operational performance.
industry
Manufacturing / Electronics
experience
Less than 5 years

Cost Accountant

Garden City, NY
Responsibilities of the position include financial close of inventory, observation of manufacturing process, standard cost updates, general ledger maintenance associated with cost and inventory, assisting with requests for proposal, monthly and job completion analyses, budgeting, ROI, cost benefit analysis.
industry
Manufacturing / Diversified
experience
Less than 5 years

Cost Accountant

Sterling Heights, MI
Assist with special projects or reports related to the financial plan, fixed assets, tax reporting, cost analysis, etc. as assigned by Cost Accounting Manager; assists in preparation of annual business plan and burden rate studies.
industry
Industrial Equipment & Supply
experience
5 - 7 years

Staff Accountant

$60K - $80K - Leominster, MA
Preparing tax returns for a variety of corporations and individuals; must have years in tax preparation for businesses and individuals.
industry
Financial Services
experience
5 - 7 years

XTO Revenue Accountant

Fort Worth, TX
Develop a relationship with and communicate effectively with personnel in the field offices, technical groups, and marketing personnel.
industry
Energy / Diversified
experience
5 - 7 years

$40K - $50K - Fort Lauderdale, FL
Performs general ledger reconciliations for certain accounts/companies.
industry
Construction
experience
Less than 5 years

$90K - $160K - Washington, DC
Review and analyze complex financial information to record transactions, prepare financial reports, and review and verify accuracy.
industry
Financial Services
experience
8 - 10 years

Plant Accountant

Burgaw, NC
The Plant Accountant assists the Accounting Manager to ensure the Plant has appropriate processes in place to control costs and provide good, sound financial controls.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Wakefield, MA
Responsible for maintaining bank reconciliations, accounts receivable reconciliations, as well as preparing journal entries for these accounts and processing accrual entries during the month end close.
industry
IT Consulting/Services
experience
5 - 7 years

MIS Accountant

Dallas, TX
Train users across business units on PeopleSoft functionalities and help stakeholder understand financial data flow between integrated systems.
industry
Manufacturing / Diversified
experience
Less than 5 years

AVENTURA, FL
Supervise the analysis of specific items such as exchange gains/losses, mergers & acquisition accounting and other complicated accounting treatments.
industry
Business Services
experience
8 - 10 years

Staff Accountant

Berlin, CT
This position will be responsible for closing the books on a monthly basis, analyzes results and explains any variances between the actual period and the prior year.
industry
Electronics
experience
5 - 7 years

Accountant

Jessup, MD
The Accountant is responsible for an accurate and complete general ledger analysis with the general knowledge of divisions and information flow. Weekly numbers are reviewed by executive committee.
industry
Manufacturing / Diversified
experience
Less than 5 years

Financial Accountant

Long Beach, CA
Analyzing accounts, supporting monthly and annual financial closings, preparing financial statements, preparing and analyzing monthly Product line P&L and financial data and assisting with budgeting and forecasting processes.
industry
Engineering Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Cost Accountant

Walkersville, MD
Facilitate Target process with Sales, Operations, and Sourcing to develop the new years product costing standards accurately and timely as dictated by Corporate Accounting.
industry
Biotech/Pharma
experience
5 - 7 years

Accountant

Peoria, IL
Ability to work within a team comprised of different personalities.
industry
Energy / Alternative
experience
Less than 5 years

Lehi, UT
Responsible for implementing accounting software for customers in the multi - family housing industry.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Cost Accountant

Mcpherson, KS
Works collaboratively with General Accounting to post all monthly cost and inventory entries; maintains balance sheet reconciliations as needed.
industry
Industrial Equipment & Supply
experience
Not Specified