How much does a Financial Reporting Accountant I make in the United States? The average Financial Reporting Accountant I salary in the United States is $62,430 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $54,852 and $70,579. 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. 

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Job Description for Financial Reporting Accountant I

Financial Reporting Accountant I prepares periodic financial statements required for external reporting. Collects and analyzes financial data, ensuring that all reporting is in compliance with SEC and GAAP reporting regulations and guidelines. Being a Financial Reporting Accountant I consolidates entries and accounts to be utilized in financial statements. Prepares internal reports as required. Additionally, Financial Reporting Accountant I researches accounting rules and regulations and makes recommendations regarding company policy. May provide support and assistance to external auditors. Requires a bachelor's degree of Accounting or Finance. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Financial Reporting Accountant I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Financial Reporting Accountant I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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