Accounting assistant

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Common questions about being an Accounting Assistant

How many hours a week do they work?

This job is usually worked from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with very little overtime required. Some assistants even work part-time.

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Where in the country are these jobs located?

Assistant jobs are found across the United States, even in small cities and towns, due to accounting being an essential service for business owners. The majority of jobs can be found in some of the most populous states—California, Texas, New York, Florida and Pennsylvania. However, the highest-paid accounting assistants are found in the District of Columbia, Alaska, Connecticut, California and Massachusetts.

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