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Accountant Salary in Los Angeles

An Accountant in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $49,933 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Budget Management and Tax Compliance.
$35,575 - $72,707
(Median)
36K
42K
50K
61K
73K
MEDIAN: $49,932
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$13.70 - $29.90
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,575 - $72,707  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,197  
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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$31,597 - $71,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 197
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.70 - $29.90  
   
Overtime
$21.87 - $44.33  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,197  
   
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).
)
$31,597 - $71,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant in Los Angeles, California

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Accountant in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%



National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Accountant in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 25%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 17%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 7%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 4%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Human Resources
0%

National Average
$49,000

Tax Preparation
up arrow 4%



Data Analysis
up arrow 6%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 11%

Quickbooks
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 22%