Accounting Assistant

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Median Average:
$51,808
Accounting Assistant in Australia median base salary $51,808/yr. Information is based on 47 Accounting Assistant jobs advertised between November 2020 and November 2021.
How much do Accounting Assistant earn in Australia? The average salary of Accounting Assistant is $51,808 in Australia
$51,808 /yr
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Average $51,808
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated November 26 2021
The average pay range for Accounting Assistant is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $70K per year. The average number of Accounting Assistant roles advertised per month is 4 in Australia between November 2020 and November 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a Accounting Assistant? The most common skills required for a Accounting Assistant are:
Accounting Administration Accounting Bookkeeping Accounting Audit Accounting Audit Administration Audit Banking Accountants Accounting Administration Administrative Banking Billing Bookings Bookkeeping Budgeting Budgets Cantonese Cement Compliance Consulting Contracts Database Design Driving Economics
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These skills are most commonly found in Accounting Assistant job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated October 31 2021
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Assistant Accounting roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Assistant Accounting roles. See what salaries they paid for Assistant Accounting in Australia. See how they compare to the average Assistant Accounting salary of $51,739.
Richard Lloyd Accounting Recruitment
Sydney (100%)
357

$58K-$73K

($13,974)

$58K-$73K
($13,974)
Michael Page Accounting & Finance
Melbourne (75%), Sydney (24%), Perth (2%)
266

$55K-$74K

($13,211)

$55K-$74K
($13,211)
Perigon Group Pty Limited
Sydney (95%), Brisbane (5%)
126

$61K-$75K

($17,070)

$61K-$75K
($17,070)
Moir Group
Sydney (100%)
108

$56K-$72K

($12,871)

$56K-$72K
($12,871)
Searcher Recruitment Pty Ltd
Sydney (100%)
100

$57K-$87K

($21,136)

$57K-$87K
($21,136)
Last Updated November 20 2021
How many years does it take to become a Accounting Assistant?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Accounting prior to being appointed as a Accounting Assistant.
Average Accounting required to become a Accounting Assistant
Last updated November 24 2021
Most candidates have on average 5 years working experience prior to becoming a Accounting Assistant.
Average Accounting required to become a Accounting Assistant
Last updated November 24 2021
Where are Accounting Assistant in Australia sourced from?
Accounting Assistant are sourced from
these companies
Australia Post
Ausunland Accounting
Builders Academy Australia
Charlie Shen & Co
Davidson Trahaire Corpsych
Accounting Assistant are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Macquarie University
Holmes Institute
University of Wollongong
University of Sydney
University of Melbourne
Last updated November 24 2021
Where are most Accounting Assistant roles located in Australia?
Sydney 22 / 41%
Melbourne 12 / 22%
Adelaide 7 / 13%
Brisbane 5 / 9%
Perth 4 / 7%
Last updated November 20 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Accounting Assistant?
Canberra ($55K)
Newcastle ($55K)
Perth ($55K)
Wollongong ($55K)
Melbourne ($54K)
Last updated November 20 2021