The average Project Accountant with Financial Reporting skills earns approximately $56K per year. Location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most Project Accountants with Financial Reporting skills report high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority of Project Accountants with Financial Reporting skills (85 percent) who participated in the survey are women. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$44,250 - $74,421
$44K
$56K
$74K
MEDIAN: $55,612
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$19.21 - $29.84
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$44,250 - $74,421  
   
Bonus
$495.28 - $8,319  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$43,864 - $74,828  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 183
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$19.21 - $29.84  
   
Overtime
$27.18 - $55.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$495.28 - $8,319  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$43,864 - $74,828  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50

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Pay by Experience Level for Project Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average beginner in this position makes around $52K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $60K. Project Accountants with Financial Reporting skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $59K. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $61K.

Key Stats for Project Accountant

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 61 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Project Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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