Late-Career Accountant Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Accountant earns an average salary of $50,753 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Tax Preparation and Financial Analysis.
Late-Career Accountant Total Pay (?
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$37,202 - $78,005
(Median)
37K
51K
62K
78K
MEDIAN: $50,753
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Late-Career Accountant Total Pay (?
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$14.50 - $34.71
(Median)
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21
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35
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$37,202 - $78,005  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,906  
Profit Sharing
$505 - $10,351  
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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$35,076 - $79,755  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,047
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.50 - $34.71  
   
Overtime
$20.48 - $42.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,906  
   
Profit Sharing
$505 - $10,351  
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).
)
$35,076 - $79,755  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,047
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
up arrow 65%
Washington
up arrow 34%
Los Angeles
up arrow 26%
Denver
up arrow 20%
Seattle
up arrow 19%
Chicago
up arrow 16%
Dallas
up arrow 15%
up arrow 14%
Atlanta
up arrow 5%
Nashville
up arrow 3%
Minneapolis
up arrow 2%
National Average
$50,000
Pittsburgh
up arrow 1%
Charlotte
up arrow 6%
St. Louis
up arrow 9%
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Accountant Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 7%
Financial Applications
up arrow 4%
Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%
Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%
Data Analysis
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
0%
Microsoft Word
0%
National Average
$50,000
Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%
Quickbooks
up arrow 3%
Bookkeeping
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
83%
female alumni
 
Male
17%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 28%
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