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Experienced Accounting Specialist Salary

Experienced Accounting Specialists can expect wages of $44K per year on average. Total cash compensation to Experienced Accounting Specialists approaches anywhere from $31K on the lower end to $58K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $5K from bonuses and upwards of $8K from profit sharing. For the most part, Experienced Accounting Specialists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$32,335 - $60,958
(Median)
$32K
$44K
$61K
MEDIAN: $44,380
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90%

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$14.52 - $22.73
(Median)
$15
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $18.00
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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$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$32,335 - $60,958  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,818  
Profit Sharing
$246.58 - $8,109  
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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$31,418 - $57,728  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 409
National Hourly Rate 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$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.52 - $22.73  
   
Overtime
$21.41 - $34.15  
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$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,818  
   
Profit Sharing
$246.58 - $8,109  
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).
)
$31,418 - $57,728  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 346

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Pay Difference by Location


For Experienced Accounting Specialists, busy Denver offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 13 percent above the national average. Experienced Accounting Specialists will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+10 percent), Houston (+9 percent), Atlanta (+8 percent), and Los Angeles (+8 percent). Falling short of the national average by 4 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Portland.

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Skills That Affect Experienced Accounting Specialist Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 16%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 5%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%

National Average
$42,000

Financial Reporting
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Quickbooks
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Billing
up arrow 3%

Accounting
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 166 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 13%
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