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Accountant Salary with Financial Applications skills

The average Accountant with Financial Applications skills earns approximately $49K per year. Cash earnings for Accountants with Financial Applications skills — including $7K in bonuses and $9K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $35K to $70K depending on individual performance. Geographic location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Accountants with Financial Applications skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. Female Accountants with Financial Applications skills survey participants are more prevalent than men — 67 percent of professionals. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,019 - $69,966
(Median)
$36K
$49K
$70K
MEDIAN: $48,636
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50%
90%

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$14.80 - $27.95
(Median)
$15
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary 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$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,019 - $69,966  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,500  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $9,436  
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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$35,010 - $70,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 698
National Hourly Rate 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$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.80 - $27.95  
   
Overtime
$17.69 - $37.99  
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.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $9,436  
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).
)
$35,010 - $70,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 198

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant with Financial Applications skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Accountants with Financial Applications skills, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $45K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $51K. Accountants with Financial Applications skills bring in $51K after working for 10 to 20 years. Accountants with Financial Applications skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are no higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years.

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Experience Affects Accountant with Financial Applications skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$48,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 222 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 17%