Accountant in Madison, Wisconsin Salary

An Accountant in Madison, Wisconsin earns an average salary of $53,919 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Tax Preparation, Microsoft Word, Data Analysis, Microsoft Excel, and Financial Reporting.

$39,308 - $70,202
$39K
$56K
$70K
MEDIAN: $55,562
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$17.84 - $29.09
$18
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $21.32
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$39,308 - $70,202  
   
Bonus
$482.88 - $4,085  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$39,171 - $70,590  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 28
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$17.84 - $29.09  
   
Overtime
$32.23  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$482.88 - $4,085  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$39,171 - $70,590  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Madison, Wisconsin

Dane County, Wisconsin
248,956
Male:
122,596 (49.2%)
Female:
126,360 (50.8%)
Madison is the capital of the U.S. state of Wisconsin and the county seat of Dane County. As of July 1, 2015, Madison's estimated population of 248,951 made it the second largest city in Wisconsin, after Milwaukee, and the 84th largest in the United States. The city forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Dane County and neighboring Iowa, Green, and Columbia counties. The Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area's 2010 population was 568,593. Madison is one of only 5 platinum level bike cities in the US. Madison's origins begin in 1829, when former federal judge James Duane Doty purchased over a thousand acres (4 km²) of swamp and forest land on the isthmus between Lakes Mendota and Monona, with the intention of building a city in the Four Lakes region. When the Wisconsin Territory was created in 1836 the territorial legislature convened in Belmont, Wisconsin....
Madison:
$57,690
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$981
Madison:
$222,800
Wisconsin:
$168,300
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 6 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$51,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Tax Preparation
▲17%

Microsoft Word
▲17%

Data Analysis
▲17%

Microsoft Excel
▲15%


Microsoft Office
▲9%

General Ledger Accounting
▲3%

Budget Management
▲3%

Financial Analysis
▲1%

National Average
$51,000

Accounts Payable
▼3%

Payroll Administration
▼3%

Accounts Receivable
▼7%

Bookkeeping
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 22%
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