Mid-Career Cost Accountant Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Cost Accountant is $58,792 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are ERP and Month-End Close.

$45,431 - $76,517
$45K
$59K
$77K
MEDIAN: $58,792
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$15.67 - $27.10
$16
$22
$27
MEDIAN: $21.56
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$45,431 - $76,517  
   
Bonus
$503 - $8,633  
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $25,132  
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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$45,389 - $78,344  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 266
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.67 - $27.10  
   
Overtime
$33.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$503 - $8,633  
   
Profit Sharing
$206.08 - $25,132  
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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$45,389 - $78,344  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $59,059

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Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

ERP
▲13%

Month-End Close
▲10%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▲8%

Data Analysis
▲7%

General Ledger Accounting
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲6%

Financial Analysis
▲3%

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
▲3%

Cost Accounting
▼0%

Financial Reporting
▼0%

National Average
$59,000

Budgeting
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Accounts Payable
▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼8%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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