Mid-Career Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salary

A Mid-Career Certified Public Accountant (CPA) earns an average salary of $64,717 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

$46,949 - $92,542
(Median)
$47K
$65K
$93K
MEDIAN: $64,716
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$19.39 - $40.02
(Median)
$19
$25
$40
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$46,949 - $92,542  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,310  
Profit Sharing
$512 - $6,068  
Commission
$0.00 - $25,760  
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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$46,871 - $97,814  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,811
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$19.39 - $40.02  
   
Hourly Tips
$6.36  
Overtime
$22.32 - $49.18  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,310  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $25,760  
Profit Sharing
$512 - $6,068  
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).
)
$46,871 - $97,814  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 289
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National Average: $65,859

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Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 10%

Compliance (Financial)
up arrow 7%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 7%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 6%

Auditing
up arrow 4%

Tax Consulting
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

Software Knowledge
up arrow 2%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$66,000

Tax Preparation
up arrow 3%

Quickbooks
up arrow 5%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 7%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 339 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
medical benefits
Vision: 30%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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