Earnings for Senior Accountants in Atlanta come in at around $66K per year on average. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Women Atlanta Senior Accountants who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$52,814 - $78,279
$53K
$66K
$78K
MEDIAN: $65,602
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$17.75 - $64.56
$18
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$65
MEDIAN: $27.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$52,814 - $78,279  
   
Bonus
$976 - $8,131  
Profit Sharing
$1,150  
Total Pay (?
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$53,114 - $81,606  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 183
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$17.75 - $64.56  
   
Overtime
$35.83  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$976 - $8,131  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,150  
Total Pay (?
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$53,114 - $81,606  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
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$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
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Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

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


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $64K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $71K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $69K. Folks with more than two decades of experience actually report lower incomes overall; their average comes out to a mere $63K.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries



National Average
$67,000



Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
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National Average
$67,000





Tax Preparation
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Microsoft Word
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Quickbooks
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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