As economies such as China, India and the Middle East grow, so too does the demand for qualified accountants. Tougher trading climates also make the financial insight provided by chartered accountants even more valuable. As the adoption and updating of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) gathers speed, qualified accountants will be needed in increasing numbers to help organizations interpret and apply these complex standards. Insidermonkey experts made a list of 7 highest paying countries for accountants.
Accounting today requires a blend of detective, problem-solving and analysis skills. It calls for the ability to equally deal with people as well as numbers. As such, tasks are diverse and so are qualifications and salaries. The demand for accountants continues to go up as businesses, organizations and governments place more significance on auditing. You can also check our article 11 Cities With The Highest Demand for Accountants.