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Late-Career Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is $82,299 per year. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job.

$50,754 - $153,676
(Median)
$51K
$82K
$150K
MEDIAN: $82,298
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$25.15 - $101.81
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $40
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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$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$50,754 - $153,676  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,006  
Profit Sharing
$1,465 - $39,336  
Commission
$0.00 - $24,658  
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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$52,802 - $184,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 837
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$25.15 - $101.81  
   
Overtime
$32.96 - $122.34  
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.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $25,006  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,658  
Profit Sharing
$1,465 - $39,336  
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).
)
$52,802 - $184,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 266

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Skills That Affect Late-Career Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 12%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 7%

Software Knowledge
up arrow 5%

Tax Consulting
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
up arrow 4%

Auditing
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
$86,000

Financial Reporting
up arrow 1%

Compliance (Financial)
up arrow 2%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 4%

Quickbooks
up arrow 6%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 6%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 295 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 26%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 42%
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