Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $54K per year. The greater proportion of employees (57 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $55K annually.
Across its U.S. offices, the state of Pennsylvania pays Hill Barth and King the most — $56K per year on average.
Nearing the top of the pay scale are Senior Accountants; median pay is the highest at about $55K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
Salaries approach around $55K per year for Certified Public Accountants; non-accredited workers make much less. At Hill Barth and King, employees who hold a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) receive the highest salaries at $56K.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Accounting; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $56K annually. Tax Preparation is regularly seen around here; most of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Financial Reporting, Auditing, and Quickbooks are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
To plan for old age, a strong majority of survey participants maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a majority of survey participants, and approximately one-half report receiving dental coverage as well. Other privileges include tuition reimbursement and flexible hours.