The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant in Columbus, Ohio is $45,741 per year. A skill in General Ledger Accounting is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,412 - $55,434
$34K
$46K
$55K
MEDIAN: $45,741
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$14.68 - $23.85
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$24
MEDIAN: $18.81
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$34,412 - $55,434  
   
Bonus
$202.73 - $5,093  
Profit Sharing
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$32,058 - $56,948  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.68 - $23.85  
   
Overtime
$32.43  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$202.73 - $5,093  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00  
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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$32,058 - $56,948  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
071
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 11%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 9%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

Data Analysis
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
$46,000

Budget Management
up arrow 6%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 9%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 9%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 9%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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