An Accountant with Financial Reporting skills earns an average salary of $50,713 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$38,332 - $71,307
$38K
$51K
$71K
MEDIAN: $50,712
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50%
90%

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$14.82 - $30.21
$15
$20
$30
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$38,332 - $71,307  
   
Bonus
$192.10 - $7,539  
Profit Sharing
$96.96 - $7,871  
Commission
$2,300  
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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$36,124 - $72,284  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 3,271
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.82 - $30.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.52  
Overtime
$20.28 - $40.51  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$192.10 - $7,539  
   
Commission
$2,300  
Profit Sharing
$96.96 - $7,871  
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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$36,124 - $72,284  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,028

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,330

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 767 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries




National Average
$50,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 767 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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