The average salary for a Cost Accountant with Data Analysis skills is $56,156 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$40,966 - $76,890
(Median)
$41K
$56K
$77K
MEDIAN: $56,156
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$14.78 - $29.96
(Median)
$15
$21
$30
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$40,966 - $76,890  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,350  
Profit Sharing
$511 - $9,696  
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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$39,866 - $77,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 203
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.78 - $29.96  
   
Overtime
$21.64 - $51.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,350  
   
Profit Sharing
$511 - $9,696  
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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$39,866 - $77,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Pay by Experience Level for Cost Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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