Senior Accountant in New York Salary

Pay for New York Senior Accountants sits in the ballpark of $73K annually. In the world of Senior Accountants in New York, total cash compensation can vary between $59K and $97K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $12K and $6K, respectively. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Senior Accountants in New York, N.Y. making up 52 percent of survey respondents. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$58,446 - $90,782
$58K
$73K
$91K
MEDIAN: $73,450
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$30.90 - $46.00
$39
MEDIAN: $39.31
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$58,446 - $90,782  
   
Bonus
$517 - $11,562  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,918  
Total Pay (?
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$59,211 - $97,138  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 310
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$39.31  
   
Overtime
$40.69  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$517 - $11,562  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,918  
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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$59,211 - $97,138  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

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


Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $74K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $78K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Senior Accountants in New York make a median salary of $77K. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $79K.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

▲4%

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$76,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Tax Compliance
▲15%

▲7%





Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Budgeting
▼0%

National Average
$76,000




Accounting
▼10%

▼11%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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