Accounting Careers - Accountant Salary | Penn Foster College

Accountant Salary and Careers

Why Penn Foster College?

  • Nationally Accredited
  • Self-Paced
  • Supportive
  • Low monthly payments

Career Information

Penn Foster College can help you take the next step on your career path. There are many career opportunities for accountants:

How much does an accountant make?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook, median pay for bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks was $35,170 per year in 2012.

Penn Foster College's Career Services

Career Cruising

We’ve partnered with the career development expert, Career Cruising, to help students like you prepare for accounting careers. You’ll get more than just job listings and resume tips. As soon as you enroll, you can take quizzes to help you make career choices, create a customized profile online to capture your progress, and you’ll have access to advice from real career experts. Start using our career resources as soon as you enroll, and take the next step on your career path. Our career tools include:

Find the career resources that can help you learn more about accounting jobs and get started on your journey toward a career in the field. Contact us today to learn more about our career services department.

accounting students at graduation ceremony

Talk with Successful Penn Foster Accounting Students and Graduates

Visit the Community’s Accounting academic group page to see what accounting students, graduates, and faculty are talking about!

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