Pay for Entry-Level Forensic Accountants sits in the ballpark of $61K annually. Women make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Forensic Accountants (59 percent) survey respondents. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$43,429 - $79,192
$43K
$61K
$79K
MEDIAN: $60,858
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$10.07 - $44.70
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$45
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$43,429 - $79,192  
   
Bonus
$502 - $7,749  
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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$39,692 - $81,480  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 152
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $44.70  
   
Overtime
$14.05 - $50.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$502 - $7,749  
   
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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$39,692 - $81,480  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Key Stats for Forensic Accountant

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Forensic Accountant Salaries

Forensic Accounting
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National Average
$61,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Financial Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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