Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

An Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $49,653 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

$37,164 - $68,051
(Median)
$37K
$50K
$68K
MEDIAN: $49,653
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90%

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$11.56 - $30.91
(Median)
$12
$18
$31
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
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90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$37,164 - $68,051  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,456  
Profit Sharing
$983  
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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$34,803 - $70,296  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 262
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.56 - $30.91  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$-0.50 - $34.77  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,456  
   
Profit Sharing
$983  
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).
)
$34,803 - $70,296  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 10%


National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 10%


Budget Management
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
0%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
0%

National Average
$49,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 5%


Financial Applications
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%

Quickbooks
up arrow 10%


Accounts Receivable
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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