Entry-Level Fund Accountant Salary

Entry-Level Fund Accountants take home an average $47K annually. With some bonuses approaching $10K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $7K, overall incomes of Entry-Level Fund Accountants spread between $37K and $70K depending on individual performance. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Making up 71 percent of those who took the survey, male Entry-Level Fund Accountants greatly outnumber their female counterparts. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$37,242 - $68,055
$37K
$47K
$68K
MEDIAN: $46,664
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$15.04 - $24.96
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MEDIAN: $19.54
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$37,242 - $68,055  
   
Bonus
$506 - $10,355  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,272  
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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$37,277 - $70,207  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 269
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$15.04 - $24.96  
   
Overtime
$21.55 - $35.64  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$506 - $10,355  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,272  
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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$37,277 - $70,207  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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Entry-Level Fund Accountants flock to SS&C Technologies, Inc., The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (BNY Mellon), State Street Corporation, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), and UMB Fund Services, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Entry-Level Fund Accountants seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), where the average salary comes to $53K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,237

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 46 percent, Entry-Level Fund Accountants in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level Fund Accountants can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+30 percent), Chicago (+17 percent), Dallas (+14 percent), and Milwaukee (+2 percent). Entry-Level Fund Accountants in Sacramento make 20 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. Employers also pay below the national average in Evansville (20 percent lower) and Wilmington (14 percent lower).

Key Stats for Fund Accountant

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
6%
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Skills That Affect Fund Accountant Salaries




Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
$47,000

Accounting
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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