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.

$45,706 - $77,628
$46K
$60K
$78K
MEDIAN: $59,728
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$15.30 - $25.69
$15
$21
$26
MEDIAN: $21.49
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$45,706 - $77,628  
   
Bonus
$505 - $5,206  
Profit Sharing
$202.73 - $25,566  
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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$45,645 - $79,320  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 244
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.30 - $25.69  
   
Overtime
$34.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$505 - $5,206  
   
Profit Sharing
$202.73 - $25,566  
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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$45,645 - $79,320  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $59,954

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Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Cost Accountant Salaries

ERP
▲11%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲10%

Month-End Close
▲9%

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

Financial Analysis
▲6%

Data Analysis
▲6%

General Ledger Accounting
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
▲4%

Cost Accounting
▼0%

National Average
$60,000

Financial Reporting
▼1%

Budgeting
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Accounts Payable
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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