Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average pay for an Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts is $54,531 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Budget Management, Financial Reporting, General Ledger Accounting, Data Analysis, and Financial Applications.

$41,743 - $72,836
$42K
$57K
$73K
MEDIAN: $56,523
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50%
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$17.94 - $53.33
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$53
MEDIAN: $24.82
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$0$76K
Salary $41,743 - $72,836
Bonus $350.00 - $9,500
Profit Sharing $1,000
Total Pay (?
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$40,440 - $76,285
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 76
Hourly Data $0$53
Hourly Rate $17.94 - $53.33
Overtime $36.30
Annual Data $0$76K
Bonus $350.00 - $9,500
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$40,440 - $76,285
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 65 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 9 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

▲20%

Experienced
▲14%

▲9%

National Average
$56,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Budget Management
▲20%


General Ledger Accounting
▲10%

Data Analysis
▲9%

Financial Applications
▲6%


Payroll Administration
▲1%

National Average
$56,000


Microsoft Office
▼2%

Bookkeeping
▼4%

Tax Preparation
▼6%


Microsoft Dynamics GP
▼11%


Quickbooks
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 22%
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