Mid-Career Cost Accountant Salary

The average pay for a Mid-Career Cost Accountant is $59,728 per year. A skill in ERP is associated with high pay for this job.

$45,918 - $77,310
$46K
$60K
$77K
MEDIAN: $59,820
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50%
90%

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$15.40 - $25.59
$15
$21
$26
MEDIAN: $21.25
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$45,918 - $77,310  
   
Bonus
$484.79 - $5,209  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,310  
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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$45,777 - $79,268  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 251
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.40 - $25.59  
   
Overtime
$34.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$484.79 - $5,209  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $15,310  
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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$45,777 - $79,268  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,235

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Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

ERP
▲11%

Month-End Close
▲9%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲9%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▲7%

Financial Analysis
▲6%

Data Analysis
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

General Ledger Accounting
▲4%

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
▲4%

Cost Accounting
▼0%

National Average
$60,000

Financial Reporting
▼2%

Budgeting
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼4%

Microsoft Word
▼4%

Accounts Payable
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 10%
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