Senior Accountant Salary in San Diego, California (United States)

A Senior Accountant in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $64,866 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Auditing is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Senior Accountant in San Diego, California Salary (?
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$49,580 - $77,673
(Median)
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65K
71K
MEDIAN: $64,866
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Senior Accountant in San Diego, California Salary (?
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$18.32 - $35.89
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$49,580 - $77,673  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,145  
Profit Sharing
$2,211 - $5,748  
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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$49,240 - $80,346  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 143
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$18.32 - $35.89  
   
Overtime
$21.93 - $59.18  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,145  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,211 - $5,748  
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).
)
$49,240 - $80,346  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant in San Diego, California

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

Experience Affects Senior Accountant in San Diego, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
National Average
$65,000

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant in San Diego, California Salaries

Auditing
up arrow 15%
Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%
General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
Month-End Close
up arrow 1%
Quickbooks
up arrow 1%
National Average
$65,000
Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 2%
Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%
Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
62%
female alumni
 
Male
38%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 11%
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