How much does an Audit Accountant make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Audit Accountant in the United States is $25 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $22 and $30. Hourly rate 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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Intuit - Portsmouth , VA
Overview If you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential (CPA/EA ... Audit experience a plus (IRS and state tax authorities) * Proficient with technology; solid ...
Intuit - 33 days ago
Recent Big 4 or recognized public accounting firm audit experience * Strong GAAP accounting proficiency and research experience * Self-motivated, yet functions well in a team environment * Prior ...
Northrop Grumman - 46 days ago
Deloitte - Arlington , VA
... audit readiness experience documenting processes and testing internal controls over financial reporting • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance • Prior Federal consulting experience • ... - 43 days ago
EvolvInc - Charlottesville , VA
Summary: The Senior Accountant works closely with the owner, staff and clients to facilitate ... The Senior is responsible for overseeing audit fieldwork, reviewing workpapers, preparing client ...
ZipRecruiter - 42 days ago
University of Virginia - Charlottesville , VA
... audit work papers and financial close procedures on an as needed basis. + Aid in coordination of accounting matters with other departments, locations, and divisions including reconciliations and ... - 74 days ago
The Reinforced Earth Company - Sterling , VA
... accountants on annual audit and tax + Assist with any special projects requested by Senior ... Management and/or Controller Work Environment / Physical Demands: + The responsibilities will be ... - 76 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Audit Accountant in the United States. The average hourly rate for Audit Accountant ranges from $22 to $30 with the average hourly pay of $25. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $23 to $32 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $26.

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