The average salary for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is AU$66,656 per year. A skill in Tax Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$48,671 - AU$92,659
AU$49K
AU$67K
AU$93K
MEDIAN: AU$66,656
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AU$23.15 - AU$51.28
AU$23
AU$31
AU$51
MEDIAN: AU$30.78
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$33KAU$66KAU$99K
Salary
AU$48,671 - AU$92,659  
   
Bonus
AU$641 - AU$10,116  
Profit Sharing
AU$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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AU$49,339 - AU$96,973  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 119
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$18AU$36AU$54
Hourly Rate
AU$23.15 - AU$51.28  
   
Overtime
AU$40.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$641 - AU$10,116  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$1,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$49,339 - AU$96,973  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Key Stats for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %
041
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
AU$68,000


Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Tax Compliance
up arrow 11%

National Average
AU$68,000

Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 4%

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 87%
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