Accountant in Rochester, New York Salary

The average salary for an Accountant in Rochester, New York is $45,301 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Financial Analysis, Bookkeeping, Financial Reporting, and Tax Preparation.

$35,818 - $56,948
$36K
$45K
$57K
MEDIAN: $45,301
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.26 - $18.67
$17
MEDIAN: $17.12
50%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$35,818 - $56,948  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,973  
Profit Sharing
$305.21  
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).
)
$34,402 - $56,326  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$17.12  
   
Overtime
$25.94  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$19K$38K$57K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,973  
   
Profit Sharing
$305.21  
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).
)
$34,402 - $56,326  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Rochester, New York

Monroe County, New York
209,808
Male:
100,135 (47.7%)
Female:
109,673 (52.3%)
Rochester (/ˈrɒtʃᵻstər/ or /ˈrɒˌtʃɛstər/) is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in the western portion of the U.S. state of New York, and the seat of Monroe County. The city's population (210,565) was the state's third largest — after New York City and Buffalo — at the time of the 2010 census. Rochester is the center of a larger metropolitan area that encompasses and extends beyond Monroe County, and comprises Genesee County, Livingston County, Ontario County, Orleans County and Wayne County. This area, which is part of the Western New York region, had a population of 1,079,671 at the time of the 2010 Census. A Census estimate of July 1, 2012, raised that number to 1,082,284. Rochester was one of America's first boomtowns, and rose to prominence as the site of many flour mills along the Genesee River, and then as a major hub of manufacturing. Several of the...
Rochester:
$31,946
New York:
$60,850
$790
Rochester:
$76,900
New York:
$293,500
8.7%

Staff Accountant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 6 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
21%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲21%

Experienced
▲10%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
$44,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Bookkeeping
▲20%

Financial Analysis
▲20%

Financial Reporting
▲19%

Tax Preparation
▲17%

General Ledger Accounting
▲1%

National Average
$44,000

Accounts Receivable
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Accounts Payable
▼8%

Quickbooks
▼9%

Payroll Administration
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 29%