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Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salary in New York

The average New York Certified Public Accountant can expect to rake in roughly $70K annually. Cash earnings for New York Certified Public Accountants — including $25K in bonuses and $15K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $48K to $148K depending on individual performance. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and the larger part earn dental coverage. Men make up the majority of Certified Public Accountants in New York, N.Y. (65 percent) survey respondents. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
$46,808 - $141,811
(Median)
$47K
$70K
$140K
MEDIAN: $70,418
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$14.79 - $76.03
(Median)
$15
$38
$76
MEDIAN: $38.00
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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$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,808 - $141,811  
   
Bonus
$193.15 - $24,831  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,681  
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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$48,381 - $147,559  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 266
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $76.03  
   
Overtime
$25.00 - $45.00  
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$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$193.15 - $24,831  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,681  
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).
)
$48,381 - $147,559  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in New York, New York

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


New York Certified Public Accountants with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $61K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $87K. Those with 10 to 20 years of experience under their belts can expect their paychecks to flourish around the six-figure median of $111K. Certified Public Accountants in New York, N.Y. who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $174K.

Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in New York, New York Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 131%



National Average
$75,000


Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in New York, New York Salaries

Software Knowledge
up arrow 38%

Compliance (Financial)
up arrow 34%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 30%

Quickbooks
up arrow 27%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 24%

Evaluation and Management Auditing
up arrow 22%

Tax Consulting
up arrow 16%

Data Analysis
up arrow 15%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 10%



Financial Analysis
up arrow 5%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 4%

National Average
$75,000

Bookkeeping
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 17%