The average salary for a Chartered Accountant is $86,853 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$29,799 - $372,575
(Median)
$30K
$87K
$370K
MEDIAN: $86,853
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90%

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$7.93 - $195.74
(Median)
$7
$20
$200
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$130K$260K$390K
Salary
$29,799 - $372,575  
   
Bonus
$145.44 - $48,722  
Profit Sharing
$0.30 - $20,511  
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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$32,540 - $372,523  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 206
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$7.93 - $195.74  
   
Hourly Tips
$6.25  
Overtime
$21.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$145.44 - $48,722  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.30 - $20,511  
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).
)
$32,540 - $372,523  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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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.

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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

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

National Average
$90,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Chartered Accountant Salaries

National Average
$90,000

Accounting
up arrow 3%

Auditing
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
medical benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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