An Entry-Level Accountant in Los Angeles, California earns an average salary of $48,938 per year. A skill in General Ledger Accounting is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,532 - $64,141
$36K
$49K
$64K
MEDIAN: $48,937
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$13.00 - $23.69
$13
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$24
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$35,532 - $64,141  
   
Bonus
$251.68 - $7,242  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$31,673 - $65,155  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 98
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.00 - $23.69  
   
Overtime
$22.35 - $48.32  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$251.68 - $7,242  
   
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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$31,673 - $65,155  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
28%
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Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 4%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Budget Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$46,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 3%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 4%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 4%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 8%

Quickbooks
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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