Mid-Career Cost Accountant Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Mid-Career Cost Accountant is $54,067 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Financial Analysis.
Mid-Career Cost Accountant Total Pay (?
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$40,625 - $70,347
(Median)
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70K
MEDIAN: $54,066
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Mid-Career Cost Accountant Total Pay (?
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$14.76 - $31.49
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$40,625 - $70,347  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,284  
Profit Sharing
$613 - $7,047  
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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$40,383 - $72,860  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 560
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.76 - $31.49  
   
Overtime
$22.35 - $47.68  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,284  
   
Profit Sharing
$613 - $7,047  
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).
)
$40,383 - $72,860  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 560
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Cost Accountant Salaries

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
up arrow 15%
Financial Analysis
up arrow 11%
SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 9%
ERP
up arrow 6%
Data Analysis
up arrow 5%
Microsoft Access
up arrow 3%
Cost Accounting
up arrow 2%
Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%
National Average
$55,000
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

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Gender

Female
56%
female alumni
 
Male
44%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 10%
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