Accountant Salary in New York-Manhattan, New York

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Accountant in New York-Manhattan, New York

The average salary of a(n) Accountant in New York-Manhattan, New York is $76,218.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Accountant in New York-Manhattan, New York is $36.64.

The average bonus of a(n) Accountant in New York-Manhattan, New York is $2,668.00.

Job Description:

Readies and maintains financial and business transactions, applying accounting principles, that include work that is analytical, evaluative, and advisory in nature and that requires an understanding of both accounting theory and practice. Utilizes knowledge of the fundamental doctrines, theories, principles, and terminology of accountancy, and often entails some understanding of such related fields as business law, statistics, and general management. Analyzes the effects of transactions upon account relationships. Evaluates alternative means of treating transactions. Plans the manner in which account structures should be developed or modified. Ensures the adequacy of the accounting system as the basis for reporting to management. Considers the need for new or changed controls. Projects accounting data to show the effects of proposed plans on capital investments, income, cash position, and overall financial condition. Interprets the meaning of accounting records, reports, and statements. Advises operating officials on accounting matters. Excludes paraprofessional accountants. Recommends improvements, adaptations, or revisions in the accounting system and procedures. Applies principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports. Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions. Analyzes financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital, and prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize current and projected company financial position. Audits contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepares reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to settlement. At the fully competent level, may lead and coordinate activities of other lower level accountants, paraprofessionals, and/or clerical workers performing accounting and bookkeeping tasks. May establish, modify, document, and coordinate implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures. May devise and implement manual or computer-based system for general accounting. Less

Readies and maintains financial and business transactions, applying accounting principles, that include work that is analytical, evaluative, and advisory in nature and that requires an understanding of both accounting theory and practice. Utilizes knowledge of the fundamental doctrines, theories, principles,... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Accountant?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in New York-Manhattan, New York

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Accountant in New York-Manhattan, New York

General Accountant - New York, NY

Hugo Boss

The position is based in New York City, New York. Perform accounting and general ledger duties including reconciling assigned accounts on a monthly basis and...

View job on Indeed.com

Wage and Hour Investigator - New York, NY

U.S. Department of Labor

1 vacancy - New York, NY. Although the location above is listed as New York, the location of this position is within the Northeast Region and the duty station...

View job on Indeed.com

Accountant - New York, NY

CBS Television Network

# Accountant **REF#: ** 25760 **CBS BUSINESS UNIT: ** CBS Television Network **JOB TYPE: ** Full-Time Staff **JOB SCHEDULE: ** Full-Time **JOB LOCATION: *...

View job on Indeed.com

Senior Accountant - New York, NY

Spotify

We are looking for a Senior Accountant to support the global revenue accounting operations & revenue close process....

View job on Indeed.com

Junior Accountant - New York, NY

Cars Co

Day to day accounting function for company i.e. bookkeeping, operating general journal, general ledger etc. Liaise with the bank regarding all banking matters....

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x