Average Revenue Accountants in the United States make around $59K per year. Residence and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Revenue Accountants making up 72 percent. In this profession, a large number enjoy medical and dental coverage, and a fair number have vision insurance, as well. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$43,274 - $83,151
(Median)
$43K
$59K
$83K
MEDIAN: $59,455
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$14.80 - $40.27
(Median)
$15
$23
$40
MEDIAN: $22.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$43,274 - $83,151  
   
Bonus
$1,009 - $13,438  
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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$39,939 - $86,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 215
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$23$46$69
Hourly Rate
$14.80 - $40.27  
   
Overtime
$24.16 - $68.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,009 - $13,438  
   
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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$39,939 - $86,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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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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Common Career Paths for Revenue Accountant


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Many Revenue Accountants move into a Senior Accountant role, which does not lead to a big boost in pay. Senior Accountants on average bring in a similar salary to Revenue Accountants.

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Popular Skills for Revenue Accountant


Revenue Accountants report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Oracle, Revenue Recognition, Microsoft Excel, and Accounting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling and Financial Analysis. Most people familiar with Accounting also know Financial Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Revenue Accountant

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $56K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $61K. Revenue Accountants see a median salary of $65K after reaching one to two decades on the job. As Revenue Accountants reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $79K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,827

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

For Revenue Accountants, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 38 percent greater than the national average. Revenue Accountants will also find cushy salaries in Tulsa (+25 percent), Houston (+16 percent), Dallas (+9 percent), and Fort Worth (+7 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Miami, 16 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Seattle (14 percent lower) and Austin (8 percent lower).

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Experience Affects Revenue Accountant Salaries




National Average
$59,000


Skills That Affect Revenue Accountant Salaries

Oracle
up arrow 15%

Revenue Recognition
up arrow 2%

National Average
$59,000

Accounting
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 3%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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