The average wage for an Accountant in Bakersfield, California is $23.28 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$48,076 - $69,181
$57K
MEDIAN: $57,391
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$10.07 - $32.78
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$23
$33
MEDIAN: $23.00
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$57,391  
   
Bonus
$250.00  
Total Pay (?
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$36,643 - $70,428  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $32.78  
   
Overtime
$36.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$250.00  
   
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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$36,643 - $70,428  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Bakersfield, California

Kern County, California
373,627
Male:
182,154 (48.8%)
Female:
191,473 (51.2%)
Bakersfield is a city located in the San Joaquin Valley of California, where it sits on the southern end of the Central Valley within the Kern County boundaries. The city is 110 mi (180 km) north of Los Angeles and about the same distance south of Fresno. It is an inland city about 135 mi (217 km) east of Pismo Beach on the Pacific Ocean. Bakersfield's population is around 375,000, making it the 9th largest city in California and the 52nd largest city in the United States. The city is also the county seat for Kern County, which encompasses the entire MSA and is the third largest county in California by area. The total Bakersfield inner urban area, which includes East Bakersfield and Rosedale, has a population of about 464,000. Bakersfield is in Kern County which is generally considered part of Southern California and shares its southern border with Los Angeles County. However, many residents...
Bakersfield:
$61,039
California:
$64,500
$979
Bakersfield:
$237,600
California:
$449,100
6.9%

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

National Average
$53,000

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 7%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 7%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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