Careers in Accounting

If you're detail oriented, good with numbers, and interested in a career in business, accounting may be the perfect fit for you.

Accountants are responsible for auditing financial data, preparing audit reports, inspecting accounting books, tracking expenses and revenue, ensuring compliance with laws and regulations, assisting in tax form preparation, and managing payroll.

In order to perform these duties successfully, accountants must be highly detail oriented and analytical. They also need to have good communication skills in order to work effectively with clients and co-workers.

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Accounting Career Profiles

Learn more about common job titles in the accounting field, including salary ranges, job growth and local employers.

Last Updated: 9/1/23