Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Columbus, Ohio Salary

The average salary for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Columbus, Ohio is $63,170 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Tax Consulting and Auditing.

$50,770 - $94,000
$51K
$62K
$94K
MEDIAN: $62,214
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$50,770 - $94,000  
   
Bonus
$705 - $14,899  
Profit Sharing
$2,024  
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$52,681 - $97,050  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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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 $56,000 based on 12 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 $69,000 based on 18 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 $86,000 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 $92,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲49%

Experienced
▲39%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
$62,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Tax Consulting
▲43%

Auditing
▲20%

Tax Preparation
▲6%

Financial Reporting
▲2%

National Average
$62,000

General Ledger Accounting
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Financial Analysis
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 44%
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