Accountant Salary in Seattle

The average pay for an Accountant in Seattle, Washington is $51,130 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Applications and Financial Analysis.

$36,650 - $72,771

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$14.10 - $29.92

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$36,650 - $72,771  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,960  
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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$35,352 - $73,489  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 171
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.10 - $29.92  
   
Overtime
$28.41 - $35.97  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,082  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,960  
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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$35,352 - $73,489  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant in Seattle, Washington

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Experience Affects Accountant in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Accountant in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Financial Applications
up arrow 19%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 14%


Budget Management
up arrow 8%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 5%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Data Analysis
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$51,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 11%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 13%

Quickbooks
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 13%
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