Cost Accountant with Budgeting Skills Salary

A Cost Accountant with Budgeting skills earns an average salary of $55,047 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$42,271 - $74,837
$42K
$55K
$75K
MEDIAN: $55,233
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50%
90%

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$14.54 - $27.37
$15
$19
$27
MEDIAN: $18.93
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$0$74K
Salary $42,271 - $74,837
Bonus $100.00 - $3,904
Profit Sharing $591 - $5,152
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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$41,220 - $74,565
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 156
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $14.54 - $27.37
Overtime $23.62 - $46.19
Annual Data $0$74K
Bonus $100.00 - $3,904
Profit Sharing $591 - $5,152
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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$41,220 - $74,565
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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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 $50,000 based on 94 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 $59,000 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Cost Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 24 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 $63,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 9%
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