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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2883 Accounting jobs - Nationwide

San Francisco, CA
In this role, you will help build and develop the monthly close process; prepare month-end journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and supporting schedules on a global basis.
industry
Agriculture
experience
5 - 7 years

$50K - $60K - Petersburg, AK
The General Ledger Accountant is responsible for assisting in the accounting, compliance and internal control environment for the company.
industry
Consulting
experience
Less than 5 years

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$45K to $75K - Sacramento, CA
In this role, you will be responsible to Maintains the general ledger of Sutter Health surgery centers assigned, in order to prepare timely and accurate financial statements in accordance with GAAP. Performs monthly journal entries, reconciles general ledger accounts, prepares financials and ownership schedules, as well as, researches problems and questions, and completes quarterly reporting, audit, regulatory, and various tax schedules.
industry
Patient Care
experience
Not Specified

Richmond, VA
In this role, you will be responsible for performing a variety of general accounting functions for Bon Secours-Richmond Health Corporation and subsidiaries in accordance with general policies and procedures of the Accounting Department.
industry
Business Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Accountant

Houston, TX
The Accountant will become familiar with the TMHS corporate structure and its system of internal control. The Accountant will be required to interface with various System departments (i.e., Information Technology, Internal Audit, Employee Benefits etc.).
industry
Patient Care
experience
Less than 5 years

Accountant

Westminster, CO
In this role, you will assist in data gathering for purposes of audits and other special projects.
industry
Electronics
experience
5 - 7 years

Carlsbad, CA
In this role, you will be responsible for general accounting and related transactional processing to facilitate the monthly, quarterly, and annual close process.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Los Angeles, CA
In this role, you will update and maintain information for databases (including working with newly created.
industry
Business Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Los Angeles, CA
In this role, you will perform general office functions and administrative support, including answering phones, filing, photocopying, faxing and mailing.
industry
Non-Profit
experience
Less than 5 years

Livermore, CA
The candidate will perform all month-end close accounting responsibilities including inventory and cost of sales journal entries, accruals, account reconciliations.
industry
Business Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Accountant I

Syracuse, NY
In this role, you will interacts with CBO and/or school district staff processing accounts payable and payroll to ensure appropriate issuance and recording of checks and other fiscal transactions.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Saint Louis, MO
Ideal candidate will have experience in an environment supporting multiple companies concurrently.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Minong, WI
The selected candidate will be responsible for the timely and accurate reporting and support of current business and new business. Assist in the evaluation and modification of accounting policy and procedure to increase accounting productivity.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Cincinnati, OH
The Corporate Accounting Consultant will partner with our top tier clients by leading the month-end close process, financial reporting, and audit compliance.
industry
Business Services
experience
8 - 10 years

Accountant

Roseville, CA
In this role, you will be responsible for preparing certifications ensuring timely, accurate and complete financial reporting and general ledger certifications for areas assigned.
industry
Manufacturing / Electronics
experience
Less than 5 years

Los Angeles, CA
In this role, you will be responsible for developing various reports and presentations that are reviewed by senior management (which may include variance analyses, percentage rent calculations, unit inventory review, GL reclasses, recovery and expense calculations, etc.)
industry
Real Estate
experience
Not Specified

Accountant

San Francisco, CA
In this position, you will perform all general ledger functions revenue recognition, accounting for prepaid expenses, and accrued liabilities, balance sheet account reconciliations
industry
Consulting
experience
Not Specified

$60K - $90K - New York, NY
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for controls and compliance analysis particularly focusing on regulatory and enforcement matters; will also be responsible for financial and economic analysis performed within the investigation and dispute litigation environment.
industry
Consulting
experience
Less than 5 years

$60K - $90K - Boston, MA
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for controls and compliance analysis particularly focusing on regulatory and enforcement matters; will also be responsible for financial and economic analysis performed within the investigation and dispute litigation environment.
industry
Consulting
experience
Less than 5 years

Irvine, CA
The Corporate Consolidations Accountant role offers vast opportunities to be challenged and learn in a pivotal role within the Companys Consolidation and Financial Reporting team.
industry
Medical Devices & Diagnostics
experience
5 - 7 years

$70K to $90K - Columbus, GA
Prepares federal, state, and local income tax returns; reviews tax returns; collects, organizes, analyzes, and evaluates financial data and other related information necessary for the accurate preparation of tax return.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Accountant

Menlo Park, CA
The selected candidate will prepare, examine and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
industry
Financial Services
experience
Not Specified

$70K - Cocos (keeling) Islands
The Staff Accountant will support the accounting team in a cross-platform support role, assisting with both the buyout investment platform and real estate investment platform.
industry
Consulting
experience
Less than 5 years

Accountant

Newton, MA
In this role, you will prepare standard monthly journal entries, process all journal entries, and maintain monthly reconciliations and related workpapers.
industry
Business Services
experience
Less than 5 years