The average pay for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $58,321 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Reporting, Tax Preparation, and Tax Consulting. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$42,140 - $147,949
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MEDIAN: $58,321
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Bonus
$4,500  
Profit Sharing
$4,880  
Commission
$30,000  
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$42,574 - $155,345  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
304,385
Male:
149,690 (49.2%)
Female:
154,695 (50.8%)
Pittsburgh (/ˈpɪtsbərɡ/ PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. The Combined Statistical Area (CSA) population of 2,659,937 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania after Philadelphia and the 20th-largest in the U.S. Located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, which form the Ohio River, Pittsburgh is known as both "the Steel City" for its more than 300 steel-related businesses, and as the "City of Bridges" for its 446 bridges. The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclines, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers. The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest. The mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginia, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders. Aside from steel,...
Pittsburgh:
$41,293
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$858
Pittsburgh:
$108,400
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
4.3%

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Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 53%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Financial Reporting
up arrow 33%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 32%

Tax Consulting
up arrow 23%

National Average
$59,000

Auditing
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
medical benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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