Accountant Jobs in Missouri

Develop and maintain financial records. Accountants compile and compute business budgets, implement accounts payable and receivable, and develop reports in order to determine ways to slash costs and boost income. They are also in charge of the paying the company’s taxes and completing returns in a timely and accurate manner.

Accountants need a strong technical understanding of software like QuickBooks or SAP Business Suite. They should also be skilled at creating and reading charts/diagrams, interpreting statistics, prioritizing, and multitasking.

Search Accountant Jobs

1-15 of 195 Jobs
Kforce Finance and Accounting - Turners, MO
This role will be specializing in tax and responsible for: Individual and corporate tax preparation Audit work when needed Preparing financial statements Job Requirements: REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's in...
2 days ago
OBXtek Inc. - Kansas City, MO
Assist in researching errors identified at the time to provide recommendations to Military and Civilian Accountant Personnel for action....
1 day ago
Kforce Finance and Accounting - Saint Louis, MO
Recommended skills Spend Analysis Account Analysis Balance Sheet Capital Expenditure Accounting...
1 day ago
Saint Luke's Health System Kansas City - Kansas City, MO
Job Description Performing general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements....
22 hours ago
The Turner Corporation - Kansas City, MO
Reports To: Senior Accountant, Operational Finance or Accounting Manager, Operational Finance Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Set up, lead, oversee and implement procedures to insure client contractual...
1 day ago
Bethesda Health - Des Peres, MO
expenditure report General ledger account reconciliations Other duties as assigned Qualifications: 3+ years of fixed asset accounting experience Bachelor's degree in accounting prefered or equivalent...
1 day ago
Daniel Jones & Associates - Saint Louis, MO
Job opening for CPA with 5-7 years of experience in preparing individual and corporation tax returns, financial statements, live payroll check processing and payroll tax returns....
2 days ago
Daniel Jones & Associates - Chesterfield, MO
Job opening for CPA with 5-7 years of experience in preparing individual and corporation tax returns, financial statements, live payroll check processing and payroll tax returns....
2 days ago
Springfield, MO
Seeking a full-time or part-time assistant to manage client info and general office tasks. This position involves scanning and filing documents, interaction with staff and monitoring the exchange...
2 days ago
Westbroook & Co., P.C. - Richmond, MO
., a full service CPA firm of 25 professionals with locations in Richmond and Carrollton, Missouri, is seeking a degreed accountant. Our firm serves a diverse clientele throughout the Midwest....
2 days ago
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC - Saint Louis, MO
Accountant [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Cost Accountant Beacon Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace....
2 days ago
Washington University in St. Louis - Saint Louis, MO
Work with Accounts Payable, suppliers and miscellaneous payees, departments and the Lead Accountant for clarifications and corrections....
2 days ago
Daniel Jones & Associates - Saint Peters, MO
Job opening for CPA with 5-7 years of experience in preparing individual and corporation tax returns, financial statements, live payroll check processing and payroll tax returns....
2 days ago
Industrial Staffing Services, Inc. - Hazelwood, MO
Prepare journal entries and invoices for intercompany accounting and related reconciliations. Prepare various reports, analyses and schedules for internal and external auditors....
2 days ago
Hazelwood, MO
journal entries and account analyses....
2 days ago

Demographic Data for Missouri

Moving to Missouri? Find some basic demographic data about Missouri below.


5,989,092
160,290

Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Professional Responsibility and Ethics for Accountants
Accountants perform a wide variety of activities which include, but are not limited to, accounting, auditing, tax, management consulting, and financial management. However, a professional...

Accountant in the Business Environment
The purpose of this course is to develop your knowledge and understanding of how accounting relates to other parts of a business and the business environment. The course will seek to develop an...

Interview Skills for Accountants
We accountants are more project geeks than natural performers. We tend to prefer task lists to presenting and that means we are not always at our best in an interview situation. This course is...

Title Synonyms

Salary for Accountant Jobs in Missouri

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Missouri as reported by the BLS.

$64,621

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Accountant positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Missouri offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.1%)
  • Master's Degree (27.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.0%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.0%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Accountants in Missouri
  • 2-4 years (47.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (22.4%)
  • None (7.8%)
  • 1-2 years (7.0%)
  • 6-8 years (6.1%)
  • 4-6 years (5.6%)
  • 10+ years (2.2%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Accountant Related Career Advice Articles

5 Trending Accounting Careers and Specialties

Check out these five accounting career paths and decide whether you'd like to work as a tax accountant, auditor, budget analyst, forensic accountant, or cost accountant.


5 Potential Accountant Career Paths

When mapping out your accountant career path and assessing your accounting skills, there are many types of accounting jobs to consider. Learn more.


4 Elements Every Accounting Resume Needs

For professionals in the accounting field, there are a number of tactics to employ that will ensure your document highlights your achievements for maximum impact and presents your credentials effectively.