An Accountant in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $62,545 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 Human Resources, Financial Analysis, Budget Management, General Ledger Accounting, and Financial Reporting.

$49,507 - $91,517
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$63K
$92K
MEDIAN: $62,545
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$15.68 - $52.38
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$52
MEDIAN: $21.71
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$49,507 - $91,517  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,027  
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
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$42,786 - $98,720  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.68 - $52.38  
   
Overtime
$36.06  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,027  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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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$42,786 - $98,720  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About San Francisco, California

San Francisco County, California
864,816
Male:
439,752 (50.8%)
Female:
425,064 (49.2%)
San Francisco (SF) (/sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California. San Francisco is about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) in area. It is located on the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula. It is the smallest county in the state. It has a density of about 18,451 people per square mile (7,124 people per km2), making it the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City. San Francisco is the fourth-most populous city in California, after Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose, and the 13th-most populous city in the United States—with a Census-estimated 2015 population of 864,816. The city and its surrounding areas are known as the San...
San Francisco:
$92,094
California:
$64,500
$1,659
San Francisco:
$941,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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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
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
044
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries




National Average
$62,000


Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Human Resources
up arrow 27%


Budget Management
up arrow 14%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 13%


Payroll Administration
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%



Quickbooks
up arrow 5%


Accounts Payable
0%

National Average
$62,000


Accounting
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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