A Mid-Career Accountant earns an average salary of $52,151 per year.

$38,654 - $71,952
(Median)
$39K
$52K
$72K
MEDIAN: $52,151
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$14.61 - $29.27
(Median)
$15
$20
$29
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$38,654 - $71,952  
   
Bonus
$246.58 - $7,291  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,163  
Commission
$850  
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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$36,236 - $72,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 2,847
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.61 - $29.27  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.68  
Overtime
$20.01 - $40.05  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$246.58 - $7,291  
   
Commission
$850  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,163  
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).
)
$36,236 - $72,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 838
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Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries


Financial Reporting
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General Ledger Accounting
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Data Analysis
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Financial Applications
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Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$51,000

Budget Management
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 519 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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