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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Desired Skills
Years of Experience
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1267 Accounting jobs - Nationwide

Accountant 3

South Portland, ME
Assists with annual external audit, Completes requested materials, Assists in preparing assigned schedules for the annual and interim audit.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Milpitas, CA
In this position, the Lead Accountant will be most senior accountant in the consolidations and GL group with primary responsibility for executing the global consolidation process, preparing the consolidated cash flow statement and accounting for restructuring and equity-method investments.
industry
Manufacturing / Electronics
experience
5 - 7 years

Accountant 2

Wichita, KS
Provide financial guidance and recommendations to management, customers, and employees
industry
Aerospace / Defense
experience
Less than 5 years

Fort Pierce, FL
Develop integrated revenue, expense analyses, projections, reports, and presentations. Analyze financial information and documents findings.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Accountant, Staff

Los Angeles, CA
Performs all reconciliation processes for closing and accounting system interfaces. Interacts with both internal staff and external vendors to resolve out of balance conditions within established time deadlines.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Staff Accountant

New York City, NY
Support implementation of new systems, policies and processes; assist in additional ad-hoc requests which arise throughout the year.
industry
Consulting
experience
Less than 5 years

Irving, TX
Responsible for one or more of the following activities: checks and verifies records, prepares invoices and vouchers, types, files, posts ledger and general journal entries and/or balances accounts payable and accounts receivable records.
industry
Biotech/Pharma
experience
5 - 7 years

Wichita, KS
Ensure compliance with government laws and regulations, policies, and professional standards.
industry
Aerospace / Defense
experience
Less than 5 years

Mc Lean, VA
Prepares and posts more complex and unique journal entries for company accounts ensuring information is accurate and up to date. Identifies and escalates problems as appropriate.
industry
Consulting
experience
5 - 7 years

Montreal, QC
Manage and developed models, tools and useful reporting with the support of the production team. Provide and validate the full package of financials and non-financial results on a regular basis.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Mountlake Terrace, WA
Capture changes in how business is conducted so that requisitions, purchase orders, and invoices can be routed correctly.
industry
Managed Care & Health Insurance
experience
5 - 7 years

Accountant 3

Durham, NC
Prepares and analyzes income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and various other accounting statements and reports.
industry
Telecommunications
experience
5 - 7 years

Staff Accountant

$50K - $60K - King Of Prussia, PA
Assist in developing and maintaining tools to follow-up cash, margin, commissions, overheads; assisting with various ad hoc projects including building and running various, specific financial reports.
industry
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
experience
Less than 5 years

Accountant II

Calhoun, GA
Ability to interpret and analyze commonly used financial reports including company financial statements, variance reports, etc.
industry
Business Services
experience
Less than 5 years

San Antonio, TX
Prepare the documentation for CAS (client assistance schedule) for external and internal audit and SOX testing, and special projects.
industry
Medical Devices & Diagnostics
experience
Less than 5 years

Project Accountant

Baltimore, MD
Prepare special project analyses for the CFO & Project Management. Assist with the general ledger and financial monthly / quarterly closing process.
industry
Architecture & Construction
experience
5 - 7 years

DC
The ideal candidate will provide functional, technical, and/or administrative analytical support as directed in the above subject areas to assist with meeting client needs and objectives.
industry
IT Consulting/Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Accountant - IFRS

Montreal, QC
Perform sanity checks / high-level reviews of monthly and quarterly reports, raising questions and ensuring adequate audit trails and completeness, consistency, and accuracy of the data. Ensure the control and integrity of data populating the tools / systems.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Accountant

New York, NY
Assist with annual external audit by preparing assigned schedules and completing requested materials.
industry
Business Services
experience
Less than 5 years

New York, NY
Review monthly sales tax returns for proper treatment of goods sold and prepare monthly returns for applicable US taxing jurisdictions.
industry
Retail / Diversified
experience
5 - 7 years

CPA or EA

$60K - $70K - Lake Mary, FL
Preparing, analyzing and ensuring accuracy of accounting records, statements, and reports.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Staff Accountant

$55K - $65K - Morristown, NJ
Prepare and review monthly, quarterly and annual close; coordinate with Internal and External Auditor; assist with Internal Controls and process improvement.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Less than 5 years