Senior Accountant Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

The average Senior Accountant in Atlanta, Ga. can expect to rake in roughly $61K annually. In the world of Atlanta Senior Accountants, overall income ranges from $49K near the bottom to $79K at the top; this can include more than $8K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 56 percent. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$49,039 - $76,017
(Median)
$49K
$61K
$76K
MEDIAN: $61,254
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$17.11 - $33.08
(Median)
$17
$27
$33
MEDIAN: $27.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$49,039 - $76,017  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,177  
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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$48,897 - $79,324  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 290
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 - $8,177  
   
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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$48,897 - $79,324  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 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.


Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $59K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $61K. For Senior Accountants in Atlanta, Ga., 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $69K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make about the same as folks in the 10-to-20 year range.

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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


Quickbooks
up arrow 7%

Budgeting
up arrow 7%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 4%

Auditing
up arrow 4%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%

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

Financial Analysis
up arrow 2%

Month-End Close
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$63,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 2%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 4%

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
24%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 7%
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