ACCOUNTANT SALARY IN AUSTRALIA

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Average gross salary for Accountant GROSS SALARY
AU$ 77,180
Average gorss salary (USD) for Accountant GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 68,645
Average net salary for Accountant NET SALARY
AU$ 58,210
The most typical salary for Accountant MOST TYPICAL GROSS
AU$ 54,910
  Updated: 07 Jan 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 24%
  Salary entries: 41

Accountant Earnings in Australia

Average salary for Accountant in Australia is AU$ 77,180.

Average take home earning is AU$ 58,210 (Net).

The most typical salary is AU$ 54,910 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (41 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
12 % AU$ 121,152
29 % AU$ 91,500
37 % AU$ 82,000
54 % AU$ 73,285
90 % AU$ 54,910
98 % AU$ 41,666
100 % AU$ 36,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Sydney AU$ 72,400 US$ 66,292 10
Melbourne AU$ 65,440 US$ 59,626 10
Perth AU$ 89,200 US$ 81,800 05
Adelaide AU$ 60,456 US$ 55,575 05
Brisbane AU$ 131,614 US$ 112,311 04
Sunshine Coast AU$ 84,125 US$ 75,561 02

Salary entries from individual employees for Accountant in Australia

Below is the list of 41 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(9/9)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 07 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Bachelor Commerce."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 60,000
US$ 41,567

(8/9)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 26 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Accruals Reconciliations."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 59,013

(7/9)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 05 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Accounting finance."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 62,948

(6/9)  ACCOUNT MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Doing acca passed 9 papers and now doings masters."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 36,000
US$ 28,326

(5/9)  FINANCE MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing the daily finances."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 93,000
US$ 73,177

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(4/9)  FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 18 Feb 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Textile manufacturing, government reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 93,000
US$ 73,177

(3/9)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 04 Jan 2018

Bellow H. School, 0-1 year: "Accounting of all kinds - big and small."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 123,456
US$ 97,141

(2/9)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 29 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "• Good knowledge and work experience in account receivable, payable and reconciling statements and Book keeping. • Excellent Data entry experience (numeric and Alpha numeric) with high level of accuracy and speed. • Working experience in preparing Tax Return & BAS • Retail work experience and general office administration with good experience in answering phone queries and dealing with customers. • Excellent knowledge and experience in accounting software packages, such as MYOB, XERO. Sound knowledge in general IT and experience using the MS office products especially Word and Excel. • Excellent Communication skills and good team player. • Ability to adapt new technology and willing to learn. • Experience in setting priorities and able to work under pressure and express ideas clearly and concisely."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 38,232

(1/9)  ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 30 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "FINANCIAL AND COMMERICAL ACCOUNTANT - NON CPA / CA QUALIFIED."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 53,000
US$ 40,526

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ACCOUNTANT   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
175K US$ 159,347 AU$ 178,000
01
155K US$ 134,282 AU$ 150,000
01
125K US$ 116,520 AU$ 121,152
03
95K US$ 78,248 AU$ 91,500
04
105K US$ 76,964 AU$ 100,000
03
85K US$ 70,486 AU$ 82,000
03
75K US$ 64,406 AU$ 73,285
07
65K US$ 61,967 AU$ 63,950
07
55K US$ 47,610 AU$ 54,910
08
45K US$ 40,703 AU$ 41,666
03
35K US$ 28,326 AU$ 36,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   ACCOUNTANT   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 74,662 AU$ 86,579 17
Women US$ 65,435 AU$ 74,485 17
N/A US$ 61,830 AU$ 60,897 07

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ACCOUNTANT   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 73,639 AU$ 86,666 12
Bachelors Degree US$ 66,113 AU$ 71,938 22
Some College US$ 66,210 AU$ 72,070 04
High School US$ 57,158 AU$ 65,000 02
Bellow H. School US$ 97,141 AU$ 123,456 01

Accountant workers holding Bellow H. School degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Australia. With an earned Bellow H. School, they grosses AU$ 123,456. While Accountant workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of AU$ 65,000. This is 69.95% lower of what Bellow H. School degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ACCOUNTANT   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 92,166 AU$ 104,600 05
16-20 Years US$ 82,003 AU$ 87,600 04
12-16 Years US$ 75,561 AU$ 84,125 02
8-12 Years US$ 90,043 AU$ 102,666 03
4-8 Years US$ 62,045 AU$ 70,207 11
2-4 Years US$ 57,197 AU$ 63,333 09
1-2 Years US$ 61,077 AU$ 72,500 02
0-1 Year US$ 56,989 AU$ 65,491 05

Accountant workers in Australia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of AU$ 104,600 compared to AU$ 65,491 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 61.73%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ACCOUNTANT   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 73,177 AU$ 93,000 01
51-56 US$ 131,456 AU$ 135,000 02
45-50 US$ 69,714 AU$ 76,625 02
39-44 US$ 80,573 AU$ 94,880 05
33-38 US$ 77,054 AU$ 90,200 05
27-32 US$ 64,548 AU$ 75,100 10
22-26 US$ 45,956 AU$ 52,000 06
16-21 US$ 65,596 AU$ 77,818 03
N/A US$ 61,830 AU$ 60,897 07
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ACCOUNTANT   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 68,745 AU$ 76,321 34
Contract US$ 83,350 AU$ 91,666 03
Self Employed US$ 66,269 AU$ 85,000 01
Part Time US$ 53,600 AU$ 69,818 03
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  SALARY BY CITY   ACCOUNTANT   AUSTRALIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Brisbane Accountant in Brisbane US$ 112,311 AU$ 131,614 04
2. Perth Accountant in Perth US$ 81,800 AU$ 89,200 05
3. Sunshine Coast Accountant in Sunshine Coast US$ 75,561 AU$ 84,125 02
4. Sydney Accountant in Sydney US$ 66,292 AU$ 72,400 10
5. Melbourne Accountant in Melbourne US$ 59,626 AU$ 65,440 10
6. Adelaide Accountant in Adelaide US$ 55,575 AU$ 60,456 05

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ACCOUNTANT

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia US$ 68,645 AU$ 77,180 41
2. United Kingdom United Kingdom Accountant in United Kingdom US$ 63,068 GBP 42,579 38
3. United States United States Accountant US$ 59,282 US$ 59,282 169
4. Germany Germany Accountant in Germany US$ 57,783 EUR 48,825 08
5. Hong Kong Hong Kong Accountant in Hong Kong US$ 53,720 HKD 417,789 19
6. New Zealand New Zealand Accountant in New Zealand US$ 50,272 NZ$ 64,725 10
7. Singapore Singapore Accountant in Singapore US$ 47,078 SGD 60,907 31
8. Mexico Mexico Accountant in Mexico US$ 26,597 MXN 490,001 08
9. Malaysia Malaysia Accountant in Malaysia US$ 21,948 MYR 74,296 58
10. Indonesia Indonesia Accountant in Indonesia US$ 16,677 IDR 207,135,977 18

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