A Senior Accountant in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earns an average salary of $65,378 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$53,134 - $77,834
(Median)
$53K
$65K
$78K
MEDIAN: $65,378
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Salary
$53,134 - $77,834  
   
Bonus
$1,894 - $7,179  
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$53,543 - $80,625  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,518,685
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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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries



National Average
$68,000

Late-Career
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Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 2%

Budgeting
up arrow 1%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 1%

Financial Analysis
0%

National Average
$68,000

Month-End Close
up arrow 1%

Auditing
up arrow 2%

Quickbooks
up arrow 2%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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