Experienced Cost Accountant Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Experienced Cost Accountant is $58,789 per year. A skill in SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO) is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Cost Accountant Salary (?
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$41,605 - $75,856
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $58,788
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Experienced Cost Accountant Salary (?
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$15.09 - $31.84
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$41,605 - $75,856  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,319  
Profit Sharing
$503 - $9,787  
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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$41,052 - $77,494  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 311
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.09 - $31.84  
   
Overtime
$22.04 - $47.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,319  
   
Profit Sharing
$503 - $9,787  
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).
)
$41,052 - $77,494  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Houston
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National Average
$59,000
Dallas
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Skills That Affect Experienced Cost Accountant Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 16%
ERP
up arrow 8%
Financial Analysis
up arrow 5%
Microsoft Access
up arrow 5%
Cost Accounting
up arrow 3%
National Average
$59,000
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%
Data Analysis
up arrow 7%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

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Gender

Female
67%
female alumni
 
Male
33%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 12%
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