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Experienced General Accountant Salary

An average Experienced General Accountant can expect to take home roughly $49K per year. In the world of Experienced General Accountants, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $5K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $2K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $34K and $65K. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority of Experienced General Accountants (86 percent) who responded to the survey are women. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$38,904 - $65,432
(Median)
$39K
$49K
$65K
MEDIAN: $49,125
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50%
90%

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$14.64 - $26.13
(Median)
$15
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$38,904 - $65,432  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,932  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $1,939  
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).
)
$33,909 - $64,702  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 69
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.64 - $26.13  
   
Overtime
$13.28 - $46.86  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,932  
   
Profit Sharing
$972 - $1,939  
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).
)
$33,909 - $64,702  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Skills That Affect Experienced General Accountant Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 13%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 11%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

National Average
$47,000

Accounts Payable
up arrow 7%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 16%