- Words: 571
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Accounting
- Paper #: 2417987
The management accounting leads candidates into finance, risk management and even production management. While CMA certification is not necessary to pursue a career in management accounting, it is recommended. The IMA claims that certified management accountants earn on average $25,000 more per year than non-certified peers (IMA, 2011).
As with the accounting profession in general, there is increased demand for management accountants. CMAs are in demand because of their ability