Accounting Supervisor Salary in the United States

How much does an Accounting Supervisor make in the United States? The average Accounting Supervisor salary in the United States is $81,456 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $71,309 and $92,548. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Accounting Supervisor supervises accounting staff in the day to day operations of one or more accounting functions, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, ledger maintenance, revenue and asset accounting as well as associated analysis and reporting. Oversees calculating, posting, and verification of financial data for use in maintaining accounting and statistical records. Being an Accounting Supervisor maintains the integrity of accounting records by ensuring that staff complies with organization accounting policies and procedures. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Additionally, Accounting Supervisor typically reports to a manager. The Accounting Supervisor supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. To be an Accounting Supervisor typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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+ 26.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.2%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.5%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 13.8%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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