Chartered Accountant Salary

The average salary for a Chartered Accountant is $69,737 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$23,674 - $203,473

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$23,674 - $203,473  
$29.36 - $20,134  
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$24,948 - $204,257  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 189
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Job Description for Chartered Accountant

The name of "chartered accountant" refers to a position that is found in Great Britain, Canada, India, Asia and Australia. Its equivalent in the United States is a certified accountant. There is little difference between the positions other than the name.


Chartered Accountant Tasks

  • Utilize accounting principles to ensure compliance with regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Summarize and prepare financial records and statements for external reporting.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.

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Pay by Experience Level for Chartered Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Chartered Accountant Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


24 %
76 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 30%
vision benefits Vision: 27% employee benefits None: 24%