Financial Analyst Accountant Salary

For Financial Analyst Accountants, annual average wages total $56K per year. In the world of Financial Analyst Accountants, overall income ranges from $41K near the bottom to $81K at the top; this can include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $4K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 57 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The majority of Financial Analyst Accountants claim high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$41,575 - $74,935
(Median)
$42K
$56K
$75K
MEDIAN: $56,151
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50%
90%

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$15.28 - $32.21
(Median)
$15
$23
$32
MEDIAN: $22.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$41,575 - $74,935  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,022  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $3,575  
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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$40,911 - $81,206  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 273
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.28 - $32.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.14  
Overtime
$23.97 - $48.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,022  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $3,575  
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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$40,911 - $81,206  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Job Description for Financial Analyst Accountant

Financial analyst accountants are accountants who generally work for only one company - as opposed to public accountants, who serve many clients. An FAA is in charge of financial planning and forecasting economic and market situations for his/her company and its future interests. They typically work with numbers in corporate settings and spend a lot of time indoors and sitting at a desk working with numbers and formulas.

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Financial Analyst Accountant Tasks

  • Utilize accounting principles to ensure compliance with regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Summarize and prepare financial records and statements for external reporting.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.

Common Career Paths for Financial Analyst Accountant


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Though not the most common occurrence, Financial Analyst Accountants sometimes become Senior Financial Analysts, where the average income is $75K per year.

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Popular Skills for Financial Analyst Accountant


Financial Analyst Accountants generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Most notably, skills in SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling, Microsoft Excel, Accounting, and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. The majority of those who know Accounting also know Financial Reporting and Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Analyst Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $53K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $59K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $60K in this role. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make about the same as folks in the 10-to-20 year range.

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Experience Affects Financial Analyst Accountant Salaries




National Average
$57,000


Skills That Affect Financial Analyst Accountant Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
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Accounting
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
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Financial Reporting
0%

National Average
$57,000

Financial Analysis
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

Budgeting
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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