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Accounting and Finance Average Salaries in Algeria 2021

How much money does a person working in Accounting and Finance make in Algeria?

Average Monthly Salary
185,000 DZD
( 2,220,000 DZD yearly)


A person working in Accounting and Finance in Algeria typically earns around 185,000 DZD per month. Salaries range from 74,800 DZD (lowest average) to 371,000 DZD (highest average, actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Accounting and Finance careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Account Examiner95,800 DZD
Account Executive171,000 DZD
Accountant134,000 DZD
Accounting Assistant105,000 DZD
Accounting Associate90,800 DZD
Accounting Clerk79,800 DZD
Accounting Coordinator115,000 DZD
Accounting Manager267,000 DZD
Accounting Supervisor175,000 DZD
Accounting Technician95,500 DZD
Accounts Executive164,000 DZD
Accounts Payable and Receivable Specialist138,000 DZD
Accounts Payable Clerk93,900 DZD
Accounts Payable Manager251,000 DZD
Accounts Receivable Clerk94,700 DZD
Accounts Receivable Manager249,000 DZD
Assistant Accounting Manager251,000 DZD
Assistant Auditor129,000 DZD
Audit Supervisor238,000 DZD
Auditing Clerk103,000 DZD
Auditing Manager276,000 DZD
Billing Coordinator117,000 DZD
Billing Specialist140,000 DZD
Billing Supervisor205,000 DZD
Bookkeeper88,700 DZD
Bookkeeping Specialist130,000 DZD
Budget Analyst233,000 DZD
Budget Manager280,000 DZD
Business Support Analyst146,000 DZD
Capital Markets Associate198,000 DZD
Cash Flow Analyst206,000 DZD
Cash Management Officer158,000 DZD
Cashbook Clerk89,100 DZD
Chartered Accountant176,000 DZD
Collections Clerk82,700 DZD
Collections Specialist130,000 DZD
Corporate Treasurer243,000 DZD
Cost Accountant134,000 DZD
Cost Accounting Manager254,000 DZD
Cost Analyst205,000 DZD
Credit and Collection Manager271,000 DZD
Credit and Collection Staff97,400 DZD
Credit and Loans Officer93,100 DZD
Credit Controller182,000 DZD
Debt Adviser213,000 DZD
Debt Collector104,000 DZD
Debtors Clerk89,700 DZD
Deputy CFO375,000 DZD
Derivative Trader218,000 DZD
Escrow Assistant116,000 DZD
External Auditor187,000 DZD
Finance Associate112,000 DZD
Finance Executive283,000 DZD
Finance Licensing Clerk96,900 DZD
Finance Licensing Manager258,000 DZD
Finance Licensing Specialist147,000 DZD
Finance Officer129,000 DZD
Finance President406,000 DZD
Finance Relationship Manager297,000 DZD
Finance Release Analyst155,000 DZD
Finance Team Leader 288,000 DZD
Financial Actuary203,000 DZD
Financial Administrator226,000 DZD
Financial Analyst238,000 DZD
Financial Applications Specialist163,000 DZD
Financial Assistant105,000 DZD
Financial Associate110,000 DZD
Financial Claims Analyst169,000 DZD
Financial Claims Manager224,000 DZD
Financial Commercial Analyst198,000 DZD
Financial Compliance Analyst211,000 DZD
Financial Consultant185,000 DZD
Financial Controller209,000 DZD
Financial Coordinator115,000 DZD
Financial Customer Service Manager237,000 DZD
Financial Dealer and Broker143,000 DZD
Financial Encoder110,000 DZD
Financial Manager351,000 DZD
Financial Operations Manager343,000 DZD
Financial Policy Analyst214,000 DZD
Financial Project Manager263,000 DZD
Financial Quantitative Analyst236,000 DZD
Financial Reporting Consultant183,000 DZD
Financial Reporting Manager264,000 DZD
Financial Services Sales Agent138,000 DZD
Fixed Assets Administrator140,000 DZD
Forensic Accountant150,000 DZD
Fraud Detection Supervisor161,000 DZD
Fraud Prevention Manager267,000 DZD
Fund Accountant126,000 DZD
Grants Coordinator93,500 DZD
Internal Auditor179,000 DZD
Internal Control Adviser205,000 DZD
Internal Control Officer114,000 DZD
Inventory Accountant140,000 DZD
Investment Analyst262,000 DZD
Investment Fund Manager297,000 DZD
Investment Underwriter114,000 DZD
Investor179,000 DZD
Investor Relations Manager253,000 DZD
KYC Team Leader267,000 DZD
Management Economist293,000 DZD
Paymaster111,000 DZD
Payroll Clerk119,000 DZD
Payroll Manager250,000 DZD
Pensions Administrator133,000 DZD
Pricing Analyst227,000 DZD
Private Equity Analyst239,000 DZD
Proposal Development Coordinator112,000 DZD
Receivables Accountant124,000 DZD
Regulatory Accountant144,000 DZD
Retirement Plan Analyst208,000 DZD
Revenue Management Specialist217,000 DZD
Revenue Recognition Analyst239,000 DZD
Risk Management Director303,000 DZD
Risk Management Supervisor251,000 DZD
Tax Accountant127,000 DZD
Tax Advisor211,000 DZD
Tax Associate114,000 DZD
Tax Manager260,000 DZD
Teller76,400 DZD
Treasury Accountant138,000 DZD
Treasury Analyst212,000 DZD
Underwriter89,600 DZD
Underwriting Assistant84,500 DZD
Vice President of Finance358,000 DZD

Accounting and Finance Jobs Salary Distribution in Algeria

Median and salary distribution monthly Algeria Accounting and Finance
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The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Accounting and Finance salaries in Algeria range from 74,800 DZD per month (minimum average salary) to 371,000 DZD per month (maximum average salary, actual maximum is higher).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 192,000 DZD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Accounting and Finance are earning less than 192,000 DZD while the other half are earning more than 192,000 DZD. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Accounting and Finance are earning less than 120,000 DZD while 75% of them are earning more than 120,000 DZD. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Accounting and Finance are earning less than 293,000 DZD while 25% are earning more than 293,000 DZD.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does a person's salary progress over time?

Salary Comparison By Experience Level
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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher the wage.

Generally speaking, employees having experience from two to five years earn on average 32% more than freshers and juniors across all industries and disciplines.

Professionals with experience of more than five years tend to earn on average 36% more than those with five years or less of work experience.

Change in salary based on experience varies drastically from one location to another and depends hugely on the career field as well. The data displayed here is the combined average of many different jobs. To view accurate figures, choose a specific job title.

As you hit the ten years mark, the salary increases by 21% and an additional 14% for those who have crossed the 15 years mark.

Those figures are presented as guidelines only. The numbers become more significant if you consider one job title at a time.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Salary Comparison By Education

How does the education level affect your salary?

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It is well known that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add to your income? We compared the salaries of professionals at the same level but with different college degrees levels across many jobs, below are our findings.

Change in salary based on education varies drastically from one location to another and depends hugely on the career field as well. The data displayed here is the combined average of multiple jobs. To view accurate figures, choose a specific job title.

Workers with a certificate or diploma earn on average 17% more than their peers who only reached the high school level.

Employees who earned a Bachelor's Degree earn 24% more than those who only managed to attain a cerificate or diploma.

Professionals who attained a Master's Degree are awarded salaries that are 29% more than those with a Bachelor's Degree.

Finally, PhD holders earn 23% more than Master's Degree holders on average while doing the same job.

Is a Master's degree or an MBA worth it? Should you pursue higher education?

A Master's degree program or any post-graduate program in Algeria costs anywhere from 898,000 Algerian Dinar(s) to 2,690,000 Algerian Dinar(s) and lasts approximately two years. That is quite an investment.

You can't really expect any salary increases during the study period, assuming you already have a job. In most cases, a salary review is conducted once education is completed and the degree has been attained.

Many people pursue higher education as a tactic to switch into a higher paying job. The numbers seem to support this tactic. The average increase in compensation while changing jobs is approximately 10% more than the customary salary increment.

The decision really depends on your situation and experience among many other factors. Putting all variables aside, if you can afford the costs of higher education then the return on investment is definitely worth it. You should be able to recover the costs in roughly a year or so.

Accounting and Finance Salary Comparison By Gender

Salary comparison by gender monthly Algeria Accounting and Finance
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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male employees in Algeria who work in Accounting and Finance earn 9% more than their female counterparts on average.

196,000 DZD
180,000 DZD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Algeria for all Careers

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Accounting and Finance Average Annual Salary Increment Percentage in Algeria

How much are annual salary increments in Algeria for Accounting and Finance professionals? How often do employees get salary raises?

Accounting and Finance

Accounting and Finance professionals in Algeria are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 7% every 26 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 5% granted to employees every 28 months.

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The figures provided here are averages of numbers. Those figures should be taken as general guidelines. Salary increments will vary from person to person and depend on many factors, but your performance and contribution to the success of the organization remain the most important factors in determining how much and how often you will be granted a raise.

Algeria / All Professions

The term 'Annual Salary Increase' usually refers to the increase in 12 calendar month period, but because it is rarely that people get their salaries reviewed exactly on the one year mark, it is more meaningful to know the frequency and the rate at the time of the increase.

How to calculate the salary increment percentage?

The annual salary Increase in a calendar year (12 months) can be easily calculated as follows: Annual Salary Increase = Increase Rate x 12 ÷ Increase Frequency

The average salary increase in one year (12 months) in Algeria is 2%.

Annual Increment Rate By Industry 2020

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Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Algeria for the year 2020. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.

Worldwide Salary Raises: All Countries and All Jobs

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Accounting and Finance Bonus and Incentive Rates in Algeria

How much and how often are bonuses being awarded?Annual Salary Bonus Rate Algeria Accounting and Finance
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Accounting and Finance is considered to be a high bonus-based field due to the generally limited involvement in direct revenue generation, with exceptions of course. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.

38% of surveyed staff in Accounting and Finance reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 62% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.

Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 5% to 9% of their annual salary.

Received Bonus
No Bonus

Types of Bonuses Considered

Individual Performance-Based Bonuses

The most standard form of bonus where the employee is awarded based on their exceptional performance.

Company Performance Bonuses

Occasionally, some companies like to celebrate excess earnings and profits with their staff collectively in the form of bonuses that are granted to everyone. The amount of the bonus will probably be different from person to person depending on their role within the organization.

Goal-Based Bonuses

Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.

Holiday / End of Year Bonuses

These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.

Bonuses Are Not Commissions!

People tend to confuse bonuses with commissions. A commission is a prefixed rate at which someone gets paid for items sold or deals completed while a bonus is in most cases arbitrary and unplanned.

What makes a position worthy of good bonuses and a high salary?

The main two types of jobs

Revenue GeneratorsSupporting Cast

Employees that are directly involved in generating revenue or profit for the organization. Their field of expertise usually matches the type of business.

Employees that support and facilitate the work of revenue generators. Their expertise is usually different from that of the core business operations.

A graphics designer working for a graphics designing company.

A graphic designer in the marketing department of a hospital.

Revenue generators usually get more and higher bonuses, higher salaries, and more frequent salary increments. The reason is quite simple: it is easier to quantify your value to the company in monetary terms when you participate in revenue generation.

Try to work for companies where your skills can generate revenue. We can't all generate revenue and that's perfectly fine.

Bonus Comparison by Seniority Level

Top management personnel and senior employees naturally exhibit higher bonus rates and frequencies than juniors. This is very predictable due to the inherent responsibilities of being higher in the hierarchy. People in top positions can easily get double or triple bonus rates than employees down the pyramid.

Accounting and Finance Hourly Average Wage in Algeria

1,070 DZD per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Algeria is 1,070 DZD. This means that the average person in Algeria earns approximately 1,070 DZD for every worked hour.

Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

Accounting and Finance VS Other Jobs

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The average salary for Accounting and Finance is 3% more than that of All Jobs.

Salary Comparison By City

CityAverage Salary
Annaba197,000 DZD
Batna190,000 DZD
Biskra179,000 DZD
Blida194,000 DZD
Chlef175,000 DZD
Constantine200,000 DZD
El Djazair208,000 DZD
Oran204,000 DZD
Setif186,000 DZD
Sidi bel Abbes182,000 DZD

Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Algeria earn 21% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.

Private Sector
163,000 DZD
Public Sector+21%
197,000 DZD
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

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