Cost Accountant with Month-End Close Skills Salary

A Cost Accountant with Month-End Close skills earns an average salary of $57,265 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$41,079 - $74,696
$41K
$57K
$75K
MEDIAN: $56,999
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$15.42 - $25.74
$15
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $19.51
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$41,079 - $74,696  
   
Bonus
$100.67 - $6,589  
Profit Sharing
$805 - $4,596  
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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$39,775 - $76,603  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 134
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.42 - $25.74  
   
Overtime
$22.15 - $38.74  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$100.67 - $6,589  
   
Profit Sharing
$805 - $4,596  
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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$39,775 - $76,603  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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Pay by Experience Level for Cost Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Cost Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Cost Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 92 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cost Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Cost Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 25 salaries. A Cost Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

Experienced
▲23%

Mid-Career
▲17%

National Average
$56,000

Late-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 14%
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