Accountant Jobs in Louisiana

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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State of Louisiana - Branch, LA
Examples of Work Prepares required financial statements and fiscal reports which include the compilation and analysis of data for monthly, quarterly, and annual reports....
1 day ago
Ratcliff Construction Company - Alexandria, LA
Job Information Ratcliff Construction Company, LLC Accountant in Alexandria, Louisiana Ratcliff Companies is currently hiring an Accountant to join our Louisiana-based operations.i This position will...
16 hours ago
Intuit - New Orleans, LA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
5 hours ago
Intuit - Lafayette, LA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

18 hours ago
Sylvan Learning - Metairie, LA
Job Information Sylvan Learning Accountant/Office Manager in Metairie, Louisiana Sylvan Learning Center is looking for a accountant/ office manager to do booking and payable, ordering of supplies, Sylvan...
1 day ago
Louisiana Tech University - Ruston, LA
GASB; accounting best practices; financial statement preparation; financial data analysis; complex accounting reconciliations; journal entries; cost controls; cash monitoring; Excel; financial accounting...
1 day ago
Intuit - Opelousas, LA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
9 hours ago
Intuit - Shreveport, LA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
9 hours ago
Intuit - Baton Rouge, LA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
9 hours ago
Intuit - Lafayette, LA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
9 hours ago
Intuit - Opelousas, LA
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Direct Apply

1 day ago
Jefferson, LA
Job Information Jefferson Parish - Personnel Department Accountant III in Jefferson, Louisiana Kind of WorkUnder general supervision, the purpose of the position is to perform responsible professional...
16 hours ago
LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors - Metairie, LA
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1 day ago
Hilton - New Orleans, LA
Hilton New Orleans Riverside offers the exciting opportunity for an experienced Analyst/Staff Accountant to join our team at the largest hotel in New Orleans!...
1 day ago
State of Louisiana - Branch, LA
Examples of Work Prepares required financial statements and fiscal reports which include the compilation and analysis of data for monthly, quarterly, and annual reports....
1 day ago

Demographic Data for Louisiana

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


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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Louisiana

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

$61,511

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Louisiana offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (54.3%)
  • Master's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.9%)
  • 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 Louisiana
  • 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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