Accounting Clerk I Salary in District of Columbia

How much does an Accounting Clerk I make in District of Columbia? The average Accounting Clerk I salary in District of Columbia is $44,120 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $39,338 and $49,397. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $39,338 10% $34,984 90% $54,202 75% $49,397 $44,120 50%(Median)
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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 2020

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $43,898 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $43,898 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $43,898 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $43,898 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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