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How much does an Accounting Operations Manager make in the United States? The average Accounting Operations Manager salary in the United States is $123,600 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $110,100 and $138,500. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

Accounting Operations Manager Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Accounting Operations Manager Salary $97,809 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Accounting Operations Manager Salary $110,100 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Accounting Operations Manager Salary $123,600 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Accounting Operations Manager Salary $138,500 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Accounting Operations Manager Salary $152,066 US May 28, 2024
25% $110,100 10% $97,809 90% $152,066 75% $138,500 $123,600 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Accounting Operations Manager evaluates and makes improvements to accounting processes while ensuring that practices comply with organization accounting policies and applicable laws and regulations. Manages various accounting functions including ledger maintenance, accounts payable, accounts receivable, revenue and asset accounting, as well as associated analysis and reporting. Being an Accounting Operations Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Leads and directs accounting professional and support staff, including subordinate supervisors. In addition, Accounting Operations Manager may require CPA certification. Typically reports to a director or head of a unit/department. The Accounting Operations Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Working as an Accounting Operations Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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