Senior Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts is $69,151 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.

$55,765 - $82,886
$56K
$69K
$83K
MEDIAN: $69,151
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$55,765 - $82,886  
   
Bonus
$1,014 - $10,253  
Profit Sharing
$966 - $8,170  
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$56,220 - $88,301  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 148

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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

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

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

▲7%

▲2%

National Average
$72,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Tax Preparation
▲5%

Quickbooks
▲4%

Auditing
▲3%


Tax Compliance
▼0%

National Average
$72,000




Financial Analysis
▼1%

Budgeting
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Payroll Administration
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Accounts Receivable
▼11%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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