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Accountant Salary in New York

The average salary for an Accountant in New York, New York is $54,548 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Budget Management and Tax Preparation.

$38,530 - $79,878
(Median)
$39K
$55K
$80K
MEDIAN: $54,548
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90%

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$14.36 - $35.61
(Median)
$14
$21
$36
MEDIAN: $21.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$38,530 - $79,878  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,120  
Profit Sharing
$25.00 - $11,250  
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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$35,698 - $82,718  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 454
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.36 - $35.61  
   
Overtime
$15.10 - $45.62  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,120  
   
Profit Sharing
$25.00 - $11,250  
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).
)
$35,698 - $82,718  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 69

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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.

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Experience Affects Accountant in New York, New York Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 46%



National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect Accountant in New York, New York Salaries




Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 7%


Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Financial Applications
up arrow 1%

National Average
$55,000

Quickbooks
up arrow 2%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 3%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Word
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 18%