An average Late-Career General Accountant can expect to take home roughly $51K per year. A large number enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. For the most part, Late-Career General Accountants enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$42,146 - $73,280
(Median)
$42K
$51K
$73K
MEDIAN: $50,733
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90%

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$19.83 - $25.37
(Median)
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$23
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MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$42,146 - $73,280  
   
Bonus
$2,600  
Profit Sharing
$1,488  
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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$40,856 - $73,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$23.39  
   
Overtime
$34.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$2,600  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,488  
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).
)
$40,856 - $73,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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Skills That Affect General Accountant Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 12%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 5%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 5%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

National Average
$50,000

Accounts Receivable
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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