Revenue Accountant Salary

An average Revenue Accountant in the United States can expect to take home roughly $55K per year. Cash earnings for Revenue Accountants — which occasionally include more than $10K from bonuses and more than $20K from profit sharing — stretch from around $39K to approximately $81K. Location and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Revenue Accountants survey participants are largely women, dominating at 63 percent. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$40,364 - $75,500
(Median)
$40K
$55K
$76K
MEDIAN: $54,623
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90%

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$15.15 - $29.64
(Median)
$15
$22
$30
MEDIAN: $21.00
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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$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,364 - $75,500  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,796  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $20,347  
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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$39,233 - $80,797  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 310
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.15 - $29.64  
   
Overtime
$19.38 - $38.68  
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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,796  
   
Profit Sharing
$972 - $20,347  
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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$39,233 - $80,797  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Job Description for Revenue Accountant

Revenue accountants are often also called senior accountants, finance accountants, or senior revenue accountants. Revenue accountants work in manufacturing companies, distribution companies, the wholesale industry, the health care industry, retail companies, and many other fields of business. Basically, any business that processes sales and service revenue needs revenue accountants. They mainly work indoors during standard daytime office hours. They are usually full-time employees, but they might work overtime during busy times of the year. Revenue accountants need a bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, financial management, or a related field. The job often requires revenue accountants to be CPA’s as well. Many companies prefer experience in accounting or finance. In addition to a bachelor’s degree, revenue accountants must often also be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook.

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Popular Skills for Revenue Accountant


Survey results suggest that Revenue Accountants put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, facility with Oracle and Revenue Recognition are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 22 percent and 10 percent, respectively. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Accounting. Those familiar with Financial Analysis also tend to know Accounting.

Pay by Experience Level for Revenue Accountant

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


Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $52K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $59K. For Revenue Accountants, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $64K. Revenue Accountants who have racked up more than two decades of experience report lower incomes overall; the average sum for this crowd comes out to only $56K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Revenue Accountants, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 44 percent greater than the national average. Revenue Accountants will also find cushy salaries in Fort Worth (+26 percent), Seattle (+14 percent), Dallas (+14 percent), and Houston (+11 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 11 percent south of the national average, can be found in Miami. Below-median salaries also turn up in Oklahoma City and Denver (6 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively).

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Experience Affects Revenue Accountant Salaries



Late-Career
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National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect Revenue Accountant Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 22%

Revenue Recognition
up arrow 10%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$55,000

Financial Analysis
up arrow 1%

Accounting
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 8%