Accountant Jobs in Nebraska

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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Nelnet - Imperial, NE
Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements. Develop and communicate solutions for continuous process improvement within the job function....
2 days ago
System One - Omaha, NE
Property Assets Accountant System One is hiring a Property Assets Accountant for an energy company in Omaha, NE. The position is a 6-month contract....
2 days ago
State of Nebraska - Lincoln, NE
accepted accounting principles and state fiscal rules....
12 hours ago
icf - Lincoln, NE
Project Accountant in Lincoln, Nebraska We are seeking a Project Accountant with experience in disaster recovery, public finance, or similar work to support disaster recovery work in Dallas, Texas....
2 days ago
Aureus Group - Lincoln, NE
Responsibilities for the Accountant include: *Accounts payable and receivable *Account reconciliations *Financial reporting *General ledger and journal entries *HR functions-new hire paperwork *Payroll...
4 hours ago
Nelnet - Bellevue, NE
Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements. Develop and communicate solutions for continuous process improvement within the job function....
2 days ago
Nelnet - North Platte, NE
Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements. Develop and communicate solutions for continuous process improvement within the job function....
2 days ago
Nebraska State Government - Lincoln, NE
accepted accounting principles and state fiscal rules....
1 day ago
Intrado Corporation - Omaha, NE
statements, etc.) in a timely and accurate manner ensuring adherence to department policies and procedures Prepare and enter month end journal entries and assist in month end closing process Maintain...
13 hours ago
Nebraska State Government - Lincoln, NE
Under general supervision, performs moderately complex, technical accounting work to generate and process front-end accounting and financial data transactions and reports; may serve as a lead...
23 hours ago
NorthStar Financial Services Group LLC - Omaha, NE
This position is responsible for entering standard monthly accruals and other related journal entries to assist with the monthly close process and timely preparation of financial statements....
1 day ago
Nelnet - Scottsbluff, NE
Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements. Develop and communicate solutions for continuous process improvement within the job function....
4 days ago
Nelnet - Hastings, NE
Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements. Develop and communicate solutions for continuous process improvement within the job function....
4 days ago
Nelnet - Gering, NE
Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements. Develop and communicate solutions for continuous process improvement within the job function....
4 days ago
Nelnet - Omaha, NE
Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements. Develop and communicate solutions for continuous process improvement within the job function....
4 days ago

Demographic Data for Nebraska

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


1,826,766
53,905

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Salary for Accountant Jobs in Nebraska

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

$62,486

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Accountant positions.

Highest Education Level

Accountants in Nebraska 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 Nebraska
  • 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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