Accountants and Auditors
Examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records to prepare financial statements, give advice, or audit and evaluate statements prepared by others. Install or advise on systems of recording costs or other financial and budgetary data.
Entry Level: $16.16/hr
Growth for Accountants and Auditors
|2018 Jobs||2029 Jobs||Change (2018 - 2029)||% Change (2018 - 2029)
Industries Employing Accountants and Auditors
|Industry||Occupation Jobs in Industry (2018)||% of Occupation in Industry (2018)||% of Total Jobs in Industry (2018)
|Offices of Certified Public Accountants||242||9.9%||28.6%
|Other Accounting Services||232||9.5%||33.2%
|Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices||170||6.9%||3.3%
|Federal Government, Civilian, Excluding Postal Service||168||6.8%||1%
|Local Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals||102||4.1%||0.6%
- Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
- Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
- Review accounts for discrepancies and reconcile differences.
- Report to management about asset utilization and audit results, and recommend changes in operations and financial activities.
- Inspect account books and accounting systems for efficiency, effectiveness, and use of accepted accounting procedures to record transactions.