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Accountant Salary in San Francisco

An Accountant in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $58,827 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Budget Management, Microsoft Office, Financial Analysis, Financial Applications, and Data Analysis.
$42,337 - $83,713
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $58,827
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$15.15 - $34.28
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$42,337 - $83,713  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,291  
Profit Sharing
$1.07 - $6,589  
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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$40,383 - $82,036  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 147
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.15 - $34.28  
   
Overtime
$19.87 - $50.12  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,291  
   
Profit Sharing
$1.07 - $6,589  
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).
)
$40,383 - $82,036  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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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 14%



National Average
$59,000


Skills That Affect Accountant in San Francisco, California Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 20%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 19%


Financial Applications
up arrow 14%




Quickbooks
up arrow 2%

Bookkeeping
0%

National Average
$59,000

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Accounting
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 7%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 12%