A Late-Career Accountant earns an average salary of $53,491 per year.

$39,601 - $80,808
(Median)
$40K
$53K
$81K
MEDIAN: $53,491
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$16.34 - $37.79
(Median)
$16
$24
$38
MEDIAN: $24.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$39,601 - $80,808  
   
Bonus
$197.97 - $9,320  
Profit Sharing
$0.30 - $10,182  
Commission
$2,200  
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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$37,722 - $82,967  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,380
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$16.34 - $37.79  
   
Overtime
$22.78 - $46.86  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$197.97 - $9,320  
   
Commission
$2,200  
Profit Sharing
$0.30 - $10,182  
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).
)
$37,722 - $82,967  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 561
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Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries


Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%

General Ledger Accounting
0%

Budget Management
0%

National Average
$53,000

Tax Preparation
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 4%



Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 299 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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