Experienced Accountant Salary (United States)

An Experienced Accountant earns an average salary of $49,727 per year.
Experienced Accountant Total Pay (?
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$36,295 - $71,288
(Median)
36K
42K
50K
59K
71K
MEDIAN: $49,727
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Experienced Accountant Total Pay (?
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$14.63 - $30.51
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,295 - $71,288  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,210  
Profit Sharing
$257.60 - $5,918  
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).
)
$34,661 - $71,841  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,647
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.63 - $30.51  
   
Overtime
$19.39 - $39.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,210  
   
Profit Sharing
$257.60 - $5,918  
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).
)
$34,661 - $71,841  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 3,647
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Pay Difference By Location

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Seattle
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Minneapolis
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Washington
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Dallas
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Atlanta
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Denver
0%
National Average
$49,000
Tampa
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Orlando
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Skills That Affect Experienced Accountant Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 5%
Data Analysis
up arrow 5%
Financial Applications
up arrow 5%
Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%
Tax Preparation
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
Payroll Tax Compliance
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National Average
$49,000
Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%
Quickbooks
up arrow 4%
Payroll Administration
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Gender

Female
83%
female alumni
 
Male
17%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 26%
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