Forensic Accountant with Forensic Accounting Skills Salary

A Forensic Accountant with Forensic Accounting skills earns an average salary of $65,249 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$43,850 - $94,801
$44K
$65K
$95K
MEDIAN: $65,249
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$18.51 - $66.66
$19
$34
$67
MEDIAN: $33.59
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$43,850 - $94,801  
   
Bonus
$511 - $20,608  
Profit Sharing
$979 - $39,732  
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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$42,495 - $112,083  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 107
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.51 - $66.66  
   
Overtime
$21.25 - $73.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$511 - $20,608  
   
Profit Sharing
$979 - $39,732  
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).
)
$42,495 - $112,083  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay by Experience Level for Forensic Accountant

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,507

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Key Stats for Forensic Accountant

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Forensic Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲150%

Mid-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$69,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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