Average Salary for Certification: Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Employees with a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certification
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
$0$120K$240K
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
1585 salaries
$45,250 - $102,826  
  
Senior Accountant
1409 salaries
$51,990 - $82,889  
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
1239 salaries
$84,215 - $227,149  
Financial Controller
1155 salaries
$62,880 - $125,840  
Corporate Controller
965 salaries
$71,176 - $147,357  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 21,047
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Key Stats for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
Salary
$50,139 - $100,554
Salary
$51,150 - $115,686
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3247 votes.
$57,932 - $129,096
$55,443 - $109,335
$54,849 - $119,007
$53,952 - $111,535
$59,313 - $133,638
$50,567 - $86,571
$51,333 - $82,434
$50,425 - $95,019
$49,517 - $78,129
$53,481 - $98,936

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