Define: Accounting Technician

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Definition: Accounting Technician

Quick Summary of Accounting Technician

Another name for a book-keeper.


What is the dictionary definition of Accounting Technician?

Dictionary Definition

Accounting Technician is another term for a book-keeper.


Full Definition of Accounting Technician


Accounting Technician FAQ's

What does an accounting technician do?

Accounting technicians work for both private and public sector organisations, where they undertake a wide range of accountancy, financial and taxation tasks.

How much do accounting technicians make?

The average salary for an Accounting Technician is £31,528 per year (2018).

What's the difference between an accountant and an accounting technician?

Accounting technicians deal with financial transactions. Accountants work with finances on a wider level.

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Accounting Technician. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. November 12, 2019
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Accounting Technician. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: November 12, 2019).
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This glossary post was last updated: 5th May 2019.