An Accountant in Madison, Wisconsin earns an average salary of $56,024 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Budget Management, Microsoft Excel, Tax Preparation, Microsoft Word, and Data Analysis.

$39,097 - $72,107
(Median)
$39K
$56K
$72K
MEDIAN: $56,024
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$17.40 - $29.09
(Median)
$17
$21
$29
MEDIAN: $21.00
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$39,097 - $72,107  
   
Bonus
$199.33 - $7,757  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$38,328 - $74,122  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$17.40 - $29.09  
   
Overtime
$31.49  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$199.33 - $7,757  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$38,328 - $74,122  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Budget Management
up arrow 42%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 17%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 17%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 17%

Data Analysis
up arrow 17%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 15%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%

National Average
$51,000

Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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