How much does a Project Accountant II make in the United States? The average Project Accountant II salary in the United States is $76,759 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $66,477 and $88,055. 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. 

Project Accountant II Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Project Accountant II Salary $57,115 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Project Accountant II Salary $66,477 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Project Accountant II Salary $76,759 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Project Accountant II Salary $88,055 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Project Accountant II Salary $98,339 US May 28, 2024
25% $66,477 10% $57,115 90% $98,339 75% $88,055 $76,759 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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What skills does a Project Accountant II need?

Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Analysis: Analysis is the process of considering something carefully or using statistical methods in order to understand it or explain it.

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Deltek: Deltek software helps accounting firms automate project and financial accounting, centralize budgeting and planning and streamline processes — all with the goal of driving profits and maintaining compliance.

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Construction Accounting: A form of project accounting applied to construction projects. Construction accounting is a vitally necessary form of accounting, especially when multiple contracts come into play.

Analysis 4.05%
Deltek 1.66%
Construction Accounting 1.07%
Others 93.22%
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Job Description for Project Accountant II

Project Accountant II supports projects with overall accounting and financial activities to measure and monitor project financial performance. Creates and maintains project level accounts. Being a Project Accountant II completes all postings, allocations, accruals and payments for the project. Prepares and distributes monthly reports on project status including budget and forecasting for project reviews. Additionally, Project Accountant II coordinates with project team to reflect changes in project scope or timeline. Prepares final project close out. Requires a bachelor's degree in accounting or finance. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Project Accountant II occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Project Accountant II typically requires 2-4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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For Project Accountant II, the upper level is Project Accountant III and then progresses to Project Accounting Manager.

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Project Accountant II salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Project Accountant II, the highest Project Accountant II salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Project Accountant II salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Project Accountant II salary is in Miami, FL, where the Project Accountant II salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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