How much does an Accounting Clerk III make in the United States? The average Accounting Clerk III salary in the United States is $52,784 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $47,818 and $58,874. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Accounting Clerk III

Accounting Clerk III performs a range of routine accounting activities such as maintenance of the general ledger, preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports. Reviews, codes, and verifies transactions and journal entries. Being an Accounting Clerk III researches and resolves issues and exceptions. Completes simple and complex calculations and assists with trial balances. Additionally, Accounting Clerk III may also process accounts payable and receivable transactions. May be responsible for the processing of a group of accounts and is a resource for less experienced clerks. Typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Accounting Clerk III works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be an Accounting Clerk III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Delek US Holdings, Inc. engages in the integrated downstream energy business in the United States. The company's Refining segment processes crude oil and other purchased feedstocks for the manufacture of various grades of gasoline, diesel fuel, aviation fuel, asphalt, and other petroleum-based products that are distrib... More
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