The average salary for a Cost Accountant with Data Analysis skills is $55,621 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.

$40,885 - $76,473
$41K
$56K
$76K
MEDIAN: $55,621
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$15.02 - $30.20
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$22
$30
MEDIAN: $22.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$40,885 - $76,473  
   
Bonus
$0.99 - $6,205  
Profit Sharing
$515 - $9,635  
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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$40,590 - $77,073  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 204
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.02 - $30.20  
   
Overtime
$22.47 - $46.81  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.99 - $6,205  
   
Profit Sharing
$515 - $9,635  
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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$40,590 - $77,073  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Pay by Experience Level for Cost Accountant

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

Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$56,000

Late-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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