Accountant Salary in San Francisco (United States)

An Accountant in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $58,918 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Budget Management, Microsoft Office, Data Analysis, Financial Applications, and Financial Analysis.
Accountant in San Francisco, California Total Pay (?
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$41,428 - $79,660
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $58,917
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Accountant in San Francisco, California Total Pay (?
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$16.00 - $33.48
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$41,428 - $79,660  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,891  
Profit Sharing
$203.47 - $6,319  
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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$40,516 - $82,825  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 170
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$16.00 - $33.48  
   
Overtime
$24.79 - $49.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,891  
   
Profit Sharing
$203.47 - $6,319  
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).
)
$40,516 - $82,825  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 170
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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant in San Francisco, California

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

Experience Affects Accountant in San Francisco, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
National Average
$59,000

Skills That Affect Accountant in San Francisco, California Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 21%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 16%
Data Analysis
up arrow 15%
Financial Applications
up arrow 14%
National Average
$59,000
Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%
Bookkeeping
up arrow 4%
Payroll Administration
up arrow 4%
Quickbooks
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%
Tax Preparation
up arrow 7%

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Gender

Female
55%
female alumni
 
Male
45%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 12%
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