Accountant Jobs in Salt Lake City, UT

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.

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South Jordan, UT (6 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Your responsibilities as Staff Accountant will include preparing journal entries, monthly and year-end closings, bank reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance, and general ledger reconciliation....
3 days ago
Prime Insurance Company - Sandy, UT (8 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Complete all cash and investment related schedules and footnotes in the quarterly and annual regulatory statements and in the audited financial statements....
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L3Harris - Salt Lake City, UT
Job Description: Preform and be part of the Month End Close process, reporting, and accruals. Preform Inter-company reconciliations and record entries, as needed....
21 hours ago
University of Utah Medical Group - Salt Lake City, UT
Qualifications (Preferred) Preferred Master's degree in a related field preferred Experience with Crowe RCA Software highly preferred Familiar with databases and query language CPA - Certified Public Accountant...
2 days ago
Lexacount LLC - Salt Lake City, UT
RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the preparation and completion of all tasks associated with the monthly accounting and closing cycle; Prepare monthly account reconciliations, journal entries, monthly variance...
2 days ago
The Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints - Salt Lake City, UT
Preferred:A knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles....
3 days ago
Lexacount LLC - Salt Lake City, UT
Responsibilities: Preparation of monthly financial statements; Participation in month end close, including preparation of Journal entries; Maintenance of general ledger accounts; Tracking of accounts...
2 days ago
USANA Health Sciences, Inc. - Salt Lake City, UT
Additional Essential Functions Reconcile subsidiary records to the general ledger (on hand/in transit) and provide subledger detail analysis on a monthly basis Develop, maintain, and test policies and...
2 days ago
L3Harris - Salt Lake City, UT
Job Description: Preform and be part of the Month End Close process, reporting, and accruals. Preform Inter-company reconciliations and record entries, as needed....
3 days ago
Teuscher Ruf And Walpole Llc - Draper, UT (13 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
Our Accountants provide real world, cost effective solutions.Staff Accountant Duties:Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy...
4 days ago
Lehi, UT (18 miles from Salt Lake City, UT)
In-depth experience with month end balance sheet account reconciliations Perform month end close, journal entries, with minimum supervision Recurring journal entries maintenance and reconciliation...
5 days ago
Intermountain Healthcare - Salt Lake City, UT
Prepares journal entries and reviews accounting classification in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles....
5 days ago
Salt Lake City, UT
Robert Half International Senior Accountant Salt Lake City, Utah Apply Now Description Bracken Higginson with Robert Half Finance & Accounting is hiring a Sr. Accountant....
5 days ago
Wolters Kluwer - Salt Lake City, UT
of general ledger accounts....
6 days ago
University of Utah - Salt Lake City, UT
statements including balance sheets, cash flow statements and IRS reports....
6 days ago

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Salt Lake City, UT

This is the average annual salary for Accountant jobs in Salt Lake City, UT as reported by the BLS.

$67,979

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Accountants in Salt Lake City, UT offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.0%)
  • Master's Degree (27.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • High School or GED (5.5%)
  • 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 Salt Lake City, UT
  • 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%)

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