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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Definition Sources


Definitions for Accounting Technician are sourced/syndicated from:

  • Oxford Dictionary Of Economics
  • BusinessDictionary.com
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 5th May 2019.