Chartered Accountant Salary (United States)

A Chartered Accountant earns an average salary of $60,346 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Chartered Accountant Total Pay (?
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.
)
$21,827 - $122,130
(Median)
22K
41K
60K
84K
120K
MEDIAN: $60,346
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$21,827 - $122,130  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,442  
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $12,500  
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).
)
$24,818 - $139,104  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 129
Is Chartered Accountant your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

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.
Read More...
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.

Chartered Accountant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Pay Difference By Location

Chicago
up arrow 24%
New York
0%
National Average
$65,000
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Experience Affects Chartered Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 16%
Experienced
up arrow 11%
National Average
$65,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
31%
female alumni
 
Male
69%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 22%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -