Accountant Jobs in Massachusetts

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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Reading, MA
The Staff Accountant will support all areas and functions of our outsourced payroll system (ADP), including Payroll journal entries, general ledger account reconciliations and employee expenses....
2 days ago
Clean Harbors - Hingham, MA
*CH #LI-JC1 Recommended Skills Accruals Financial Statements General Ledger Balance Sheet Ledgers (Accounting) Accounting...
2 days ago
Clean Harbors - Rockland, MA
*CH #LI-JC1 Recommended Skills Accruals Financial Statements General Ledger Balance Sheet Ledgers (Accounting) Accounting...
2 days ago
Professional Staffing Group - Revere, MA
Keywords: Accountant, Location: Revere, MA - 02151 Recommended Skills Financial Transactions Financial Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...
1 day ago
Homesite Home Insurance - Boston, MA
Prepare month-end and quarter-end journal entries and reconciliations, and ensure items are accurately recorded in the general ledger....
Remote Work
1 day ago
Professional Staffing Group - Belmont, MA
Keywords: Staff Accountant, Location: Belmont, MA - 02478 Recommended Skills Financial Transactions Financial Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...
1 day ago
Professional Staffing Group - Chelsea, MA
Keywords: Accountant, Location: Chelsea, MA - 02150 Recommended Skills Financial Transactions Financial Statements Financial Analysis Forecasting General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices...
1 day ago
Planet Forward, Llc - Rockland, MA
Performs Month-End closing procedures including reconciliations of major balance sheet accounts, accrued expenses and preparing journal entries....
9 hours ago
Precision Medicine Group, Llc - Boston, MA
close duties....
Remote Work
9 hours ago
Cape Cod Five Cents Savings - Hyannis, MA
Reconciles various balance sheet accounts and internal DDA accounts; reconciles correspondent cash accounts; and prepares and posts various journal entries....
20 hours ago
Verve Therapeutics Inc - Cambridge, MA
Responsibilities Perform, and assist with, day-to-day accounting tasks including preparation of journal entries, analyses for various accounts and general ledger maintenance Perform weekly bank reconciliations...
2 days ago
TJX Companies, Inc. - Framingham, MA
Tax Accountant As Senior Tax Accountant you will be a critical member of The TJX Companies Corporate Tax Department....
2 days ago
The MITRE Corporation - Bedford, MA
This role requires knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), strong project accounting management skills, and ability to prepare deliverables with deadlines....
2 days ago
Education First - Cambridge, MA
As an Accountant, you will work with accounting for one or more legal entities, being responsible for a number of day-to-day tasks such as accounts payable, reconciliations, general ledger entries and...
2 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Beverly, MA
: Maintain the accounting records for their holding company and subsidiaries Financial Reporting - Month end close, and financial statement disclosures Prepare budget to actual reports and present to...
2 days ago

Demographic Data for Massachusetts

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Accountant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Massachusetts

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

$74,943

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Massachusetts 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 Degree 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 Massachusetts
  • 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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