I recently got an offer for almost double my current salary. A tech startup wants me to join the team and handle a few select balance sheet items as part of their fairly large accounting department… the only thing is I’m worried I’ll be pigeonholing myself. Should I be okay with transitioning as an auditor to a specialized accountant like that? What happens if I want to leave in a few years but only have experience with a few financial statement line items?
I read on here a while back that your career “doesn’t really start” until you graduate from college. I’ve been working in accounting for a while but am finishing my degree next year. I am currently a staff accountant and have had completed financial close, forecasting, budgeting, and internal audits. Thoughts on this? I am anticipating my salary to go up tremendously once i graduate and start on the CPA. I just don’t want to her my hopes up if this indeed is the case
A investment management firm looking to hire me to do a/p and other staff accountant duties. Pay is 70k plus bonus. It’s Located in the city. Should I negotiate more? Is that city salary for someone out of college? I’m located in New Jersey.
Im hesitating between exiting to land on a IA role because hours are chill and comfortable salary versus fund accountant type role. What are the pros and cons ? I’m really looking for WLB but also a minimum of career advancement even if it’s slow. I’m currently in PA.
What’s a reasonable % raise to ask for in a non-promo year? Small Private Equity Firm Senior Accountant $80k Salary ~$20k Bonus MCOL
Any insight the role of a treasury accountant? Daily tasks and career growth prospect and salary? Thanks
What is the highest Average salary that an accountant with a CPA generally caps out on in HCOL?
What should i expect for total comp for an accountant in chicago? i have 4 years big 4 audit experience
Senior accountant salary’s at novogradac?
What salary should I expect if I left after 3 years at EY? Currently a senior 1. Looking to be a senior technical accountant or similar role at a large public company
Leaving public with 2.5 years experience. Senior Accountant Salary expectations? Greater Seattle area
Some recruiters are f**king clueless. I made it clear what my salary expectations are and then they try to push me into this staff accountant position paying 60k, which would be a 5k pay cut and I have 2 years exp about to be promoted to senior. Now she's giving me the runaround how I won't get a senior position in industry after I've told her I had interviews for senior positions already paying 85k+
Have an offer to leave for industry for a Sr. Accountant role for an F500 that, despite the economy, is growing rapidly. Currently an A3 in the greater Michigan market. CPA. 20% pay bump plus 8% on average bonus thereafter, excluding any future pay increases from promotions. Solid benefits/ retirement match. ESPP. Do I abandon ship?
I have 2 offers: One is in internal audit, $89k (middle of pay grade), 10-17% annual bonus, around 40 hrs a week and rarely any overtime. The other is a senior accountant role, $86k (high end of pay grade), 10% annual bonus, 40 hrs a week except for period closings (45-50hrs). What would you do?
Is it still possible for an accountant from a corporate company to work in external audit firm with no huge decline in salary grade? Per my knowledge salary in external audit is very low unless you're a Partner ✌
Is there a salary difference between a Senior Financial Analyst, FP&A and a Senior Accountant? Assuming you have the same amount of accounting experience when applying for each position.
Could anyone share what a reasonable salary would be for a Senior Accountant role in Los Angeles (industry)? I’m a third year senior with almost 5 years of experience (3 and half years in PA and 1 year in CMAAS). Any input is appreciated since I’m not familiar with the area.
Is this a good salary for a senior II leaving for industry? Its a senior accountant role for 100K in NYC
What’s the starting salary for an entry level general accountant in the Raleigh NC area with 1-2 years of experience? Any help would be appreciated! A general ballpark for private, in payroll or A/R. Have a friend considering moving back home.
Can anybody help to tell What is the avg salary the Big4 consulting firms are paying to Assistant Manager Chartered Accountant these days??
Senior accountant salary expectations for someone with three years at PwC with CPA? I work in a HCOL and am considering LA/Boston and have seen recruiters state anything from 75K to100K salary with bonus and stock (sometimes)
Applied for a government job as an accountant today. Base pay is 40% higher than what I’m making now as an A3, assurance, LCOL. As a matter of fact, base pay is higher than my total comp at PwC (that’s base plus bonus and the value of all benefits). Are government jobs competitive to get into?
What is the average percentage of hike in salary in every appraisal cycle at Infosys for a Chartered accountant from Associate consultant level? Any inputs would be really helpful.
Anyone familiar with salary in orange county (SoCal) and LA/El Segundo area? Interviewed for a senior accountant role in a public health care industry in Irvine, but their maximum pay is 85K. I thought Irvine should have pretty good pay too but this surprises me. Even a private Healthcare company in El Segundo pays more than that for the same role but with even lesser experience and easier job duties...
Is this salary too low? I'm @ final interview for senior accountant and job posting said $60-65k. Before you say it's too low right away, my experience is on a low end of this of this role. Just 1 year auditer @ national top 10, 6 months intern at same firm, 1 year accounting intern at local private firm, and 2 years doing AP clerk. I'm a licensed CPA and in MCOL. I really want this title for growth but don't want to get stiffed. It's a large corp w/ great benefits.
Currently making $57.5 as a Tax Associate. (No raises this year). Had a job interview for a Senior Accountant role at a PE firm and they asked for salary expectations... I said $65-$80. Did I set the bar too low?
What is a typical bonus for a senior accountant for a industry role? I am looking for rough average percentages. Thanks!
UK- I have been offered two positions. One in corporate finance with the same salary at a top 25 firm or move to London into a hybrid role (group accountant with aspects of forecasting +budgeting). Really struggling what to choose.
How much should you expect your salary to increase yearly as a fund accountant compared to a public accountant?
Would you give me some thought? Like everyone else, I have no bonus and a small raise for a promotion. So, yeah I applied for jobs and had some good news. Big4 S1 Tax 75K F500 Company Sr. tax accountant 81k +bonus Location - Pittsburgh, PA Should I leave public now? Or stay.
Saw on B4 accountant today that PwC announced 1-5% increase in base salary. Is that real? And is it on top of what people who were promoted this year received?
Can someone tell me a round about salary difference for a CPA and non CPA Tax Accountant?
I have 3 yrs experience and CPA and just got the following offer. Position: Senior Accountant Base : 78k with 10% bonus Location: Houston, Texas Does this seem like a good offer?
Hey all. I really need some opinions on this position I was just offered in Plano TX. The position is for a senior accountant role with a base comp of $90K-$95K￼ and 10% bonus. I’m not too familiar with the area but the role is remote for the next couple of months and I was wondering if that’s a decent salary for that area. Thank you in advance! ￼
24 yrs old, Macc, 1.5 yrs PwC tax experience, 1/4 done with CPA. Salary still capped at 55.5k. Just received an experienced tax accountant offer from a company for 75k with 10% bonus after 1 year, same promotion structure as PA (SA,Manager, etc.). I should probably take this right? I believe a top tier SA on my PwC team with several years experience was making 75kish.
Considering 2 industry job offers - #1 is a mid-size software company, $70k + $5k signing bonus. #2 is a mid-size fintech company, $83k. I've been wanting to work for #1 and I like the industry and people better, but am having trouble looking past the pay. For context, I'm a senior 1 making $73k base. Both roles are standard GL accountant roles, and benefits are similar. Would you take a pay cut for a company you wanted to work for?
Just got my comp review scheduled for Nov 10th and should be receiving a promotion to senior accountant. What should a reasonable comp adjustment be and how should I negotiate a higher one if I don't think the one is reasonable?
I got a 2nd job offer after formally accepting another (both start in 2.5 weeks). Job Offer 2 salary is a few grand more than Offer 1(already acceted) AND pays 100% of health/dental/vision premiums, which will save me another few thousand a year. Both jobs are in a city notorious for it's high cost-of-living (my partners job is moving us from the midwest to SF this summer), so several thousand dollars difference *WILL* be noticeable. Is it too late to use Offer 2 to negotiate Offer 1?
What is the average salary for a cyber risk GPS senior consultant? Also what is the day to day like in GPS?
🐠's need Advise. I am tempted to move to another big 4 for better pay. Considering speaking to PPED regarding my compensation before making a decision. As a senior 2 earning 89K. Is that standard?
Compensation discussion: any downside to bringing up the offer I have? Current compensation is $109 w bonus, offer is $125. I want to have the option of staying even if/when they say no.
EY Find round at EY with Partner for Sr. Consultant CyberSec Program. What to expect for final round and compensation ? Are there any sign-in bonus or for relo. Location - Either Texas or Virginia (D.C) Have MS degree with 3+ yrs exp.
At what point do you talk salary with a recruiter? Want to get it out of the way because if expectations aren’t in line no point in continuing discussions, but don’t want to bring it up too soon?
Anyone else confused by this comp call? I was promoted to Senior back in Oct., what does this mean for my comp? As I understand it, we are not having any raises
Director Business Development | $100k | Chicago | Large firm | no commission | 6+ years Agency has me in the system as an account director vs true discipline. What’s the true salary range for a DBD
Just got my annual bonus.. looking to splurge on an espresso machine. Does anyone have any recommendations on specific models, auto vs semi auto? And my budget is $500-$1500
Deloitte - any idea of what to expect for salary and bonus (signing and annual) for an consulting experienced hire entering in as an HCM/OTT Manger? TIA!
I’m in the middle of an active search and started to receive offers. Offer received at mid-size boutique at 160k. Thoughts on salary bands for a lateral move to EY, A&M, or Deloitte? (CTD)
ISO Manager salary range for Corporate Functions (marketing) at Big 4s. Thanks if you have any insights!
MBB can you give your salary progression by level? Sponsored MBA from Accenture Strat - looking to see if I should turn it down for MBB but want to know what the numbers look like
What is the post MBA compensation package at Mckinsey / BCG? Looking to know this for negotiating an offer. Thanks!
Need Advice. I am expecting an offer from EY for amount X. Can I negotiate with EY post offer acceptance to raise 10K more, if KPMG gives me an retention comp same as X. Note - want to join EY as SM
Has anyone switched geographies (Low Cost to High Cost). Is it expected that your salary would be readjusted? Looking at a country switch.
I am in process of moving over to KPMG. Curious how the vacation/holiday policy is there?
if i pass the CPA exam *after* leaving public accounting, can i still use my time at the firm for the experience requirement? does anyone know how i would do that?
Anyone can share insights on what is the average salary raise and bonus at Grant Thornton and Moody's investors service? Also, what should be the salary expectation range for a 6+ YOE, MBA, CFA ,FRM for New York Location in the financial services industry?
Can partners get fired?
I recently posted about moving to Antigua and Barbuda to live and work remotely on the digital nomad visa. Several people expressed interest in how I'm doing it, so I created an instagram. I'm documenting the steps of emigrating including pet import licenses, enrolling kids in an international school, cooking local food, and assimilating to life in the Caribbean. For those who are interested, check me out at: https://www.instagram.com/webelongbythesea/
Forget Glassdoor. The government publicly reports the salaries of H1B visa employees. http://h1bdata.info/index.php?em=&job=&city=&year=All
Can someone give me perspectives on this? PA used to be attractive despite low pay high hours due to its fast path (promotions) & fringe benefit like work from home, parental leave, ect. (To be cont)
What are the chances that D-USI will match the salary? Got 40% hike +JB from outside post promotion from C- SC in June SAP Yoe-6 post Tier-2 MBA
Where can I find great lesson plans free online?
I’m doing summer school for the first time. I’m being placed at a different elementary school in my district in a grade I don’t teach? Any ideas for classroom management?
Possibly a dumb question from an intern but why do people go into specific software jobs? For example kpmg has oracle, workday, Salesforce, etc. I see this being super dead end unless you plan to work in that software forever and move up that way. I don’t see many exit opps and personally doesn’t seem fun to work on one software everyday. Please let me know if missing something
Anyone have a micromanager boss? I’m at the point where mine texts me when I get up to go to the shitter to find out where I am. don’t work from home, don’t miss deadlines or meetings.. 🤷♀️
Delta drink vouchers...enjoy!
Hoping to seek everyone’s advice here! I recently moved in-house and have more free time to invest in myself. Which direction would you suggest that I look to for growth? - UX/UI - Coding - Data Analytics - SHRM - PMP - Others?
I get mistaken as a student at the school I work at. How can I establish my authority in the classroom as well as on campus?
Been diligently saving up Marriott points to convert to SPG for an upcoming Hawaii trip. I must have read the point conversion ratio backward and now I'm 7k points short and working remotely 🙃
I feel like this is a big fat no: I left Deloitte in 2019. In 2019 I traveled to two states for work...is there a way to get Deloitte to reimburse me for the $110 I’m about to pay to TurboTax?