What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Senior Accountant Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

Earnings for Senior Accountants in Atlanta, Ga. come in at around $61K per year on average. With some bonuses approaching $8K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $6K, overall incomes of Senior Accountants in Atlanta spread between $49K and $79K depending on individual performance. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Women make up a slight majority of Atlanta Senior Accountants (57 percent) survey respondents. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$48,639 - $75,181
(Median)
$49K
$61K
$75K
MEDIAN: $61,045
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$17.11 - $33.08
(Median)
$17
$27
$33
MEDIAN: $27.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

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.
)
$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$48,639 - $75,181  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,358  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $6,100  
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).
)
$48,686 - $78,965  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 285
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$17.11 - $33.08  
   
Overtime
$25.15 - $48.23  
National Annualized 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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,358  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $6,100  
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).
)
$48,686 - $78,965  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 16

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

- OR -

Log in with LinkedIn

Comp Managers Click Here »

Senior Accountant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia

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


Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $59K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $60K on average. Senior Accountants in Atlanta bring in $69K after working for 10 to 20 years. Folks with more than two decades of experience actually report lower incomes overall; their average comes out to a mere $68K.

United States (change)

Experience Affects Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries



National Average
$62,000



Skills That Affect Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 11%

Budgeting
up arrow 9%

Quickbooks
up arrow 7%



Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 4%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 3%

Auditing
up arrow 3%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$62,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 7%