The average pay for an Accountant in Charleston, South Carolina is $49,446 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$33,221 - $66,384
$33K
$49K
$66K
MEDIAN: $49,445
10%
50%
90%

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$16.09 - $19.26
$18
MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$33,221 - $66,384  
   
Bonus
$2,100  
Total Pay (?
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$33,135 - $65,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$18.00  
   
Overtime
$27.47  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$2,100  
   
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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$33,135 - $65,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston County, South Carolina
135,524
Male:
63,956 (47.2%)
Female:
71,568 (52.8%)
Charleston is the oldest and second-largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies just south of the geographical midpoint of South Carolina's coastline and is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean formed by the confluence of the Ashley and Cooper Rivers, or, as is locally expressed, "where the Cooper and Ashley Rivers come together to form the Atlantic Ocean." Charleston had an estimated population of 132,609 in 2015. The population of the Charleston metropolitan area, comprising Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester Counties, was counted by the 2015 estimate at 727,689—the third-largest in the state—and the 78th-largest metropolitan statistical area in the United States. Charleston was founded as Charles Town—honoring King Charles II of England—in 1670. Its initial location at Albemarle Point on the west bank...
Charleston:
$61,993
South Carolina:
$47,238
$1,119
Charleston:
$293,500
South Carolina:
$148,600
3.1%

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

National Average
$47,000

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

National Average
$47,000

Bookkeeping
up arrow 5%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 17%

Quickbooks
up arrow 23%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 23%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 27%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 28%

Data Analysis
up arrow 28%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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