Accountant in Des Moines, Iowa Salary

An Accountant in Des Moines, Iowa earns an average salary of $50,779 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Financial Analysis, Financial Reporting, and Payroll Administration.

$43,515 - $59,598
$44K
$51K
$60K
MEDIAN: $50,809
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$14.48 - $20.81
$19
MEDIAN: $19.00
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$43,515 - $59,598  
   
Bonus
$1,965  
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$31,200 - $60,738  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$19.00  
   
Overtime
$29.93  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$1,965  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,200 - $60,738  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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About Des Moines, Iowa

Polk County, Iowa
210,317
Male:
103,726 (49.3%)
Female:
106,591 (50.7%)
Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines, which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is located on and named after the Des Moines River, which likely was adapted from the French colonial name, Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks." The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau. Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city was credited as the "number one...
Des Moines:
$49,072
Iowa:
$54,736
$781
Des Moines:
$119,500
Iowa:
$136,100
5.3%

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Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲11%

National Average
$49,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Accountant Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲11%

Financial Reporting
▲10%

Payroll Administration
▲10%

Bookkeeping
▲8%

Accounts Payable
▲4%

National Average
$49,000

Accounts Receivable
▼4%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

Microsoft Office
▼8%

Quickbooks
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 13%
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