Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Raleigh, North Carolina Salary

The average salary for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Raleigh, North Carolina is $72,000 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.

$51,655 - $252,091
$52K
$72K
$250K
MEDIAN: $72,000
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$51,655 - $252,091  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
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$50,387 - $154,563  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Raleigh, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina
451,949
Male:
219,184 (48.5%)
Female:
232,765 (51.5%)
Raleigh (/ˈrɑːli/; RAH-lee) is the capital of the state of North Carolina, the seat of Wake County in the United States. Raleigh is known as the "City of Oaks" for its many oak trees, which line the streets in the heart of the city. The city covers a land area of 142.8 square miles (370 km2). The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population as 451,066 as of July 1, 2015. It is also one of the fastest-growing cities in the country. The city of Raleigh is named after Sir Walter Raleigh, who established the lost Roanoke Colony in present-day Dare County. Raleigh is home to North Carolina State University and is part of the Research Triangle area, together with Durham (home of Duke University) and Chapel Hill (home of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill). The "Triangle" nickname originated after the 1959 creation of the Research Triangle Park, located...
Raleigh:
$56,910
North Carolina:
$47,830
$970
Raleigh:
$226,500
North Carolina:
$160,100
3.4%

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Pay by Experience for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 6 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Certified Public Accountant (CPA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 7 salaries. A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $138,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
33%
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Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲100%

Experienced
▲32%

National Average
$69,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Tax Consulting
▲9%

Tax Compliance
▼0%

National Average
$69,000

Financial Reporting
▼5%

Tax Preparation
▼5%

Auditing
▼6%

Data Analysis
▼13%

Bookkeeping
▼21%

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
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