Accounting Specialist in Houston, Texas Salary

The average salary for an Accounting Specialist in Houston, Texas is $48,681 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Payroll Administration, Financial Reporting, General Ledger Accounting, and Financial Analysis.

$42,742 - $75,503
$43K
$52K
$76K
MEDIAN: $52,115
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$13.50 - $24.94
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$0$75K
Salary $42,742 - $75,503
Bonus $5,500
Total Pay (?
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$32,149 - $68,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $13.50 - $24.94
Overtime $27.74
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $5,500
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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$32,149 - $68,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Accounting Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounting Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounting Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Accounting Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 12 salaries. An Accounting Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Accounting Specialist

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Accounting Specialist Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

Late-Career
▼0%

National Average
$47,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Accounting Specialist Salaries

Payroll Administration
▲10%

Financial Reporting
▲9%

General Ledger Accounting
▲7%

Financial Analysis
▲7%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▲1%


National Average
$47,000




Billing
▼6%

Quickbooks
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 11%
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