Accountant in Milwaukee Salary

An Accountant in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earns an average salary of $46,381 per year. A skill in Data Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$39,413 - $60,072
$39K
$46K
$60K
MEDIAN: $46,381
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$12.26 - $33.28
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$33
MEDIAN: $17.87
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$39,413 - $60,072  
   
Bonus
$489.36 - $12,671  
Profit Sharing
$5,150  
Total Pay (?
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$33,259 - $61,010  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.26 - $33.28  
   
Overtime
$27.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$489.36 - $12,671  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,150  
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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$33,259 - $61,010  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

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

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Experienced
▲18%

▲5%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$46,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Data Analysis
▲14%

Tax Preparation
▲10%


Microsoft Word
▲3%

Accounts Payable
▲2%

Accounts Receivable
▼0%

National Average
$46,000


Payroll Administration
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Financial Analysis
▼6%

Bookkeeping
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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