Senior Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts is $69,953 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$58,671 - $84,791
$59K
$71K
$85K
MEDIAN: $71,105
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Salary $58,671 - $84,791
Bonus $1,454 - $10,192
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $12,605
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$59,274 - $91,252
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 135

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 69 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 63 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 33 salaries. A Senior Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲6%

▲4%

▼0%

National Average
$74,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Quickbooks
▲6%



▼0%

National Average
$74,000

General Ledger Accounting
▼2%

Month-End Close
▼2%



▼3%

Accounting
▼3%



Payroll Administration
▼8%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 5%
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