The average pay for a Late-Career Cost Accountant is $62,577 per year. A skill in SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO) is associated with high pay for this job.

$50,327 - $85,081
$50K
$63K
$85K
MEDIAN: $62,577
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50%
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$16.68 - $35.75
$17
$23
$36
MEDIAN: $22.60
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$50,327 - $85,081  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,826  
Profit Sharing
$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).
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$46,512 - $86,376  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 88
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.68 - $35.75  
   
Overtime
$32.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,826  
   
Profit Sharing
$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).
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$46,512 - $86,376  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 25%

Cost Accounting
up arrow 3%

Budgeting
up arrow 2%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 1%

Financial Reporting
0%

National Average
$62,000

ERP
up arrow 1%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Data Analysis
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 12%

Month-End Close
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 17%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 22%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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