Entry-Level Senior Accountant Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Senior Accountant is $61,763 per year.

$49,520 - $77,170
$50K
$62K
$77K
MEDIAN: $62,253
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50%
90%

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$18.50 - $34.86
$19
$24
$35
MEDIAN: $24.41
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$0$81K
Salary $49,520 - $77,170
Bonus $513 - $8,183
Profit Sharing $492.35 - $6,181
Commission $150.00
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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$49,477 - $81,020
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,272
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $18.50 - $34.86
Overtime $24.01 - $45.39
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $513 - $8,183
Commission $150.00
Profit Sharing $492.35 - $6,181
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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$49,477 - $81,020
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 233

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Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Accountant

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,365

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Senior Accountant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Senior Accountant in New York:
"Learn excel."
Learn how to use advanced features in excel like formulas and pivot tables.

Senior Accountant in El Segundo:
"Na."
Lots to learn look at the details as well as the overall picture.

Senior Accountant in Los Angeles:
"Work smart."
Updatation of current taxation and current laws and current affairs mandatory to shine.best wishes.

Senior Accountant in Denver:
Negotiate your salary, accounting is necessary for a business and even though it is overhead it should not be overlooked as an important function of any company.

Senior Accountant in Austin:
"Know your worth."
Know what you are worth to your org and remember to highlight your value to the organization. In accounting adding value is harder to see because direct impact is harder. But you are very influential to your organization and your value is seen in the bottom line, it shoud be reciprocated to your value to the company.

Senior Accountant in Commerce:
"Quality of Manager."
Continue to learn new skills.

Senior Accountant in Newtown:
"Be very careful picking a major. You can start at 21,31or 50."
School is expensive, very! You should pick a career you like and you see many openings for.You can always do hobbies on the side. If you like numbers, making sure everything is neat, perfect, and matches, Accounting may be for you. In today's world, being good with computers and data manipulation is a plus, (treat computer classes at highest priority, especially excel and access) your elder colleagues won't understand but they'll event embrace it and it'll make things more efficient. Do your homework on salaries and companies you like, except nothing less. It's almost impossible to change paths after that, plus if you think you'll prove yourself, you're wrong. The under pay is so small, to match what others get would never satisfy budgets. Go for a big corporation, or public firm. Get CPA, Masters budget children. Long accounting hours and studying with home life, children/spouse is so very hard, almost impossible.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 554 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
33%
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Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries




▼0%

National Average
$63,000

General Ledger Accounting
▼1%


▼2%




Quickbooks
▼4%




Payroll Administration
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 554 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 11%
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