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Late-Career Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salary

The average pay for a Late-Career Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is $81,605 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Project Management and Financial Analysis.
$50,261 - $151,098
(Median)
50K
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110K
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MEDIAN: $81,605
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$25.12 - $100.02
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $39.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$50,261 - $151,098  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $24,920  
Profit Sharing
$1,265 - $39,524  
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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$52,537 - $178,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 851
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$25.12 - $100.02  
   
Overtime
$31.10 - $94.38  
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 - $24,920  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,658  
Profit Sharing
$1,265 - $39,524  
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).
)
$52,537 - $178,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 274
United States (change)

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

Project Management
up arrow 23%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 12%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 4%

Auditing
up arrow 3%

Tax Consulting
up arrow 2%

Financial Reporting
0%

National Average
$85,000

Compliance (Financial)
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 3%

Quickbooks
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 4%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 5%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 328 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

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