Cost Accountant in Houston, Texas Salary

A Cost Accountant in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $70,143 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Data Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$50,303 - $85,134
$50K
$70K
$85K
MEDIAN: $70,143
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Salary $50,303 - $85,134
Bonus $3,383
Profit Sharing $8,600
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$43,680 - $85,976
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

National Average
$71,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼12%

Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

Data Analysis
▲11%

Financial Analysis
▲7%

Financial Reporting
▲6%


National Average
$71,000

Microsoft Excel
▼5%

General Ledger Accounting
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 4%
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