How much does an Accountant III make in the United States? The average Accountant III salary in the United States is $84,594 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $76,529 and $93,685. 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. 

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25% $76,529 10% $69,187 90% $101,961 75% $93,685 $84,594 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Accountant III

Accountant III maintains financial records and ensures 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 III prepares complex balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other financial reports. Analyzes current costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Additionally, Accountant III may supervise and guide lower-level accountants. Requires a bachelor's degree. May require CPA certification. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Accountant III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be an Accountant III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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