How much does an Accounting Clerk I make in the United States? The average Accounting Clerk I salary in the United States is $40,817 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $36,395 and $45,703. 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 Clerk I performs routine accounting activities such as maintenance of the general ledger, preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports. Posts journal entries and verifies billings, invoices and checks. Being an Accounting Clerk I assists in completing moderately complex calculations. Reconciles accounts and bank statements. Additionally, Accounting Clerk I has a basic understanding of bookkeeping and accounting principles. Is proficient with spreadsheets and other software tools. Typically requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or Manager. The Accounting Clerk I possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
What does an Accounting Clerk I do?
Accounting Clerk I in Acton, MA
Support monthly close and internal reporting process by preparing journal entries and account reconciliations and ensuring that financial statements are in compliance with US GAAP.
January 05, 2021
Provide support to General Accounting group with operational analysis as related to recurring transactions and the monthly account reconciliation process.
April 10, 2021
Assist with various projects and accounting matters and drive value within the business.
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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 Accounting Clerk I in the United States. The base salary for Accounting Clerk I ranges from $36,395 to $45,703 with the average base salary of $40,817. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $37,081 to $46,788 with the average total cash compensation of $41,706.