A Senior Accountant in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $66,981 per year. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$53,702 - $79,954
$54K
$67K
$80K
MEDIAN: $66,980
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Salary
$53,702 - $79,954  
   
Bonus
$990 - $7,891  
Profit Sharing
$750  
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$54,206 - $82,598  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

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

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries


National Average
$69,000



Late-Career
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Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Quickbooks
up arrow 2%


Accounts Payable
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Budgeting
0%

Accounts Receivable
0%

Tax Preparation
0%

National Average
$69,000

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%


Auditing
up arrow 2%

Month-End Close
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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