How much does an Accounting Director make in the United States? The average Accounting Director salary in the United States is $157,150 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $140,975 and $176,316. 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 Director directs the establishment and implementation of an organization's accounting policies and procedures. Has overall responsibility for assigned accounting operations and systems as well as associated analysis and report preparation. Being an Accounting Director leads and directs accounting professional and support staff through subordinate managers. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Accounting Director may require CPA certification. Typically reports to the CFO or top management. The Accounting Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be an Accounting Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
What does an Accounting Director do?
Accounting Director in Addison, TX
Assist in forecasting of monthly financial results and cash projections based on budgets and known trends.
January 15, 2020
Prepare monthly/quarterly accounting package for reporting to investors.
February 22, 2020
Support VP Finance with quarterly reviews, annual audit and other compliances.
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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 Director in the United States. The base salary for Accounting Director ranges from $140,975 to $176,316 with the average base salary of $157,150. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $156,453 to $211,103 with the average total cash compensation of $180,461.