Accountant in Kansas City, Missouri Salary

An Accountant in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average salary of $47,966 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Tax Preparation, Financial Reporting, and Financial Analysis.

$38,328 - $69,294
$38K
$48K
$69K
MEDIAN: $47,966
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$33,363 - $68,881  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$48,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

▼4%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Tax Preparation
▲24%


Financial Analysis
▲11%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▲7%

Data Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$48,000

General Ledger Accounting
▼2%

Payroll Administration
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Accounts Receivable
▼7%

Microsoft Word
▼7%

Accounts Payable
▼8%

Microsoft Office
▼9%

Bookkeeping
▼10%

Quickbooks
▼12%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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