Entry-Level Forensic Accountant Salary

Entry-Level Forensic Accountants take home approximately $61K annually on average. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Female Entry-Level Forensic Accountants survey participants are more prevalent than men — 61 percent of professionals. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$43,256 - $80,181
$43K
$61K
$80K
MEDIAN: $60,714
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$11.74 - $44.70
$12
$20
$45
MEDIAN: $20.33
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$43,256 - $80,181  
   
Bonus
$508 - $7,288  
Profit Sharing
$1,938  
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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$39,899 - $82,158  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 150
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.74 - $44.70  
   
Overtime
$14.05 - $50.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$508 - $7,288  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,938  
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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$39,899 - $82,158  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Key Stats for Forensic Accountant

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
23%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Forensic Accountant Salaries

Forensic Accounting
▲2%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$61,000

Financial Analysis
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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