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Average Salary for Certification: Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

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Updated: 16 Aug 2014
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Employees with a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certification
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$0$110K$220K
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
1658 salaries
$43,344 - $101,190  
  
Senior Accountant
1216 salaries
$50,788 - $80,342  
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
1130 salaries
$80,844 - $210,612  
Financial Controller
1007 salaries
$61,169 - $122,518  
Accountant
936 salaries
$39,448 - $77,312  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18,504
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certification

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
124 salaries
$52,313 - $123,710
University of Texas (UT) - Austin
116 salaries
$53,296 - $172,566
University of Washington (UW) - Main Campus
102 salaries
$51,785 - $146,898
Texas A&M University - Main Campus
94 salaries
$50,968 - $141,502
Brigham Young University (BYU)
87 salaries
$54,632 - $152,559
Popular Companies

Salary Range

EY (Ernst & Young)
219 salaries
$50,247 - $127,132
PricewaterhouseCoopers
217 salaries
$49,976 - $113,427
KPMG, LLP
160 salaries
$50,869 - $137,454
Deloitte & Touche LLP
123 salaries
$49,908 - $110,439
Grant Thornton Llp
67 salaries
$50,372 - $128,291
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
921 salaries
$56,029 - $174,884
Chicago, Illinois
760 salaries
$52,646 - $145,130
Houston, Texas
595 salaries
$53,724 - $142,204
Dallas, Texas
436 salaries
$51,984 - $140,196
Los Angeles, California
420 salaries
$54,350 - $164,506
Female
44%
female alumni
 
Male
56%
male alumni
Salary:$58,304 - $95,288 $60,711 - $113,912

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