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Accountant Salary in Los Angeles

An Accountant in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $50,661 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.

$35,912 - $73,241
(Median)
$36K
$51K
$73K
MEDIAN: $50,661
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50%
90%

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$14.42 - $30.35
(Median)
$14
$20
$30
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,912 - $73,241  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,939  
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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$32,041 - $71,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 213
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.42 - $30.35  
   
Overtime
$21.44 - $43.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,939  
   
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).
)
$32,041 - $71,360  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 74

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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.

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Experience Affects Accountant in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%



National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Accountant in Los Angeles, California Salaries


Tax Compliance
up arrow 16%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 8%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$50,000

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 4%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 5%



Data Analysis
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 21%
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