Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For many Los Angeles Certified Public Accountants, more experience generally translates to higher pay. The average beginner in this position makes around $56K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $77K. Certified Public Accountants in Los Angeles bring in $95K after working for 10 to 20 years. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $100K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.