Senior Accountant in Houston, Texas Salary

A Senior Accountant in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $70,869 per year. A skill in Auditing is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$56,076 - $91,167
$56K
$71K
$91K
MEDIAN: $70,973
10%
50%
90%

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$31.86 - $39.14
$36
MEDIAN: $35.97
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$56,076 - $91,167  
   
Bonus
$1,487 - $12,108  
Profit Sharing
$4,176  
Total Pay (?
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$56,862 - $97,562  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 167
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$35.97  
   
Overtime
$50.94  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Bonus
$1,487 - $12,108  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,176  
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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$56,862 - $97,562  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 51 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 56 salaries. A Senior Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 21 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

▲17%

▲9%

National Average
$74,000

▼1%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

▲13%




▲4%




Payroll Administration
▲2%

National Average
$74,000

Tax Preparation
▼1%




▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: 5%
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