Financial Analyst Accountant Salary

Financial Analyst Accountants in the United States can expect wages of $54K annually on average. With some bonuses approaching $10K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $5K, overall incomes of Financial Analyst Accountants spread between $39K and $79K depending on individual performance. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most Financial Analyst Accountants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Women make up a slight majority of Financial Analyst Accountants (53 percent) survey respondents. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$40,368 - $72,799
(Median)
$40K
$54K
$73K
MEDIAN: $53,903
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50%
90%

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$14.64 - $36.97
(Median)
$15
$21
$37
MEDIAN: $21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,368 - $72,799  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,635  
Profit Sharing
$515 - $4,818  
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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$38,888 - $78,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 390
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.64 - $36.97  
   
Overtime
$22.11 - $46.89  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,635  
   
Profit Sharing
$515 - $4,818  
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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$38,888 - $78,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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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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Financial Analyst Accountants who move on to become Senior Financial Analysts may enjoy significant pay raises, as Senior Financial Analysts get paid an average of $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, Financial Reporting, Accounting, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 3 percent and 10 percent. Those educated in Accounting tend to be well versed in 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.


Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $51K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $58K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Financial Analyst Accountants make a median salary of $60K. Folks who claim more than 20 years of relevant experience actually report a comparatively lower median income of $58K.

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Experience Affects Financial Analyst Accountant Salaries



Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$54,000


Skills That Affect Financial Analyst Accountant Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 10%


Accounting
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

Budgeting
up arrow 2%

Financial Analysis
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National Average
$54,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 116 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 11%
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