How much does an Accountant I make in the United States? The average Accountant I salary in the United States is $58,274 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $53,004 and $64,153. 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.
Accountant I assists in maintaining financial records and ensuring that financial transactions are properly recorded. Ensures the accuracy of entries to ledger accounts and reconciles subsidiary ledger accounts to the general ledger. Being an Accountant I compiles financial data to aid more senior accountants in the preparation of balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports. Assists in analyzing current costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Additionally, Accountant I requires a bachelor's degree. May require eligibility to sit for CPA exam. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Accountant I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be an Accountant I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2021
What does an Accountant I do?
Accountant I in Poughkeepsie, NY
Accountants tend to have good job security, as long as they remain up to speed with relevant industry knowledge and skills.
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Accountant I in New Brunswick, NJ
Successful accountants have skills in accounting, general ledger, financial reporting, and account reconciliation.
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Accountant I in Wichita Falls, TX
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Accountant I in the United States. The base salary for Accountant I ranges from $53,004 to $64,153 with the average base salary of $58,274. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $54,027 to $66,267 with the average total cash compensation of $59,731.