How do you get started in accounting?
I'm taking a online course through a college near my house. I'd like to know were the starting point of the accounting business is? How much do they generally get paid a year? I'm interested in working for a company rather then myself.
Asked By: Louise - 6/4/2007
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Accounting is a big field. The lower end of the spectrum consist of accounts receivable clerks, accounts payable clerks and similar jobs. These jobs usually require little, if any, college education. Pay for these jobs are also low at $8 to $12 per hour... More
Answered By: NGC6205 - 6/4/2007
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Without an accredit BA you can probably only go in as a full charge bookkeeper. An accountant at a large company starts at around $35-40K a year.
Answered By: Earl D - 6/4/2007
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