The average pay for an Accountant with Payroll Administration skills is $48,102 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$36,095 - $66,022
$36K
$48K
$66K
MEDIAN: $48,102
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$13.87 - $29.39
$14
$19
$29
MEDIAN: $19.43
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$36,095 - $66,022  
   
Bonus
$147.05 - $7,143  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,500  
Commission
$1,600  
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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$32,352 - $67,326  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,251
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.87 - $29.39  
   
Overtime
$20.92 - $38.53  
National 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.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$147.05 - $7,143  
   
Commission
$1,600  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,500  
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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$32,352 - $67,326  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 711

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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: $45,897

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 404 votes.
031
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
22%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries




National Average
$46,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 404 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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