Accountant Salary in New York (United States)

An Accountant in New York, New York earns an average salary of $53,533 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Budget Management, Tax Preparation, and Microsoft Office. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Accountant in New York, New York Total Pay (?
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$37,076 - $78,171
(Median)
37K
45K
54K
64K
78K
MEDIAN: $53,532
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Accountant in New York, New York Total Pay (?
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$13.75 - $33.00
(Median)
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33
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$37,076 - $78,171  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,053  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $17,383  
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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$35,061 - $82,030  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 448
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.75 - $33.00  
   
Overtime
$15.46 - $45.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,053  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $17,383  
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).
)
$35,061 - $82,030  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 448
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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant in New York, New York

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

Experience Affects Accountant in New York, New York Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 55%
National Average
$54,000

Skills That Affect Accountant in New York, New York Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%
Data Analysis
up arrow 9%
Tax Compliance
up arrow 2%
National Average
$54,000
Quickbooks
up arrow 1%
Bookkeeping
up arrow 3%
Accounts Payable
up arrow 3%
Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%
SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%
Accounts Receivable
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 15%

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Gender

Female
58%
female alumni
 
Male
42%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 19%
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