Senior Accountant Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

The average Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Ga. can expect to rake in roughly $61K per year. Total incomes of Senior Accountants in Atlanta incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $8K from bonuses and close to $5K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $49K and $80K. Women make up a slight majority of Atlanta Senior Accountants (56 percent) survey respondents. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$49,057 - $76,434
(Median)
$49K
$61K
$76K
MEDIAN: $61,427
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$17.11 - $33.08
(Median)
$17
$27
$33
MEDIAN: $27.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$49,057 - $76,434  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,201  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $5,100  
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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$48,916 - $79,569  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 291
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$17.11 - $33.08  
   
Overtime
$26.71 - $43.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,201  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $5,100  
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).
)
$48,916 - $79,569  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia

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


For Senior Accountants in Atlanta, Ga., level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $61K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $59K. On average, Senior Accountants in Atlanta make $69K following one to two decades on the job. Atlanta Senior Accountants with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are no higher than those with 10 to 20 years on the job.

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Experience Affects Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries



National Average
$63,000



Skills That Affect Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries


Budgeting
up arrow 8%

Quickbooks
up arrow 6%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 4%

Auditing
up arrow 3%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 3%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%

Month-End Close
up arrow 2%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

National Average
$63,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 3%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 8%
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