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Accountant Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

The average salary for an Accountant in Washington, District of Columbia is $55,345 per year.
$41,945 - $84,365
(Median)
42K
49K
65K
84K
MEDIAN: $55,345
10%
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90%

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$20.12 - $40.55
(Median)
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27
31
41
MEDIAN: $27.00
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75%
90%

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National Salary Data

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$41,945 - $84,365  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,182  
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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$42,454 - $85,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 140
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$20.12 - $40.55  
   
Overtime
$24.57 - $39.90  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,182  
   
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).
)
$42,454 - $85,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant in Washington, District of Columbia

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

Experience Affects Accountant in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%


National Average
$57,000


Experienced
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Accountant in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 10%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 9%

Budget Management
up arrow 8%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 5%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 4%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

National Average
$57,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%


Quickbooks
up arrow 9%

Data Analysis
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 12%