Senior Accountant in Princeton, New Jersey Salary

A Senior Accountant in Princeton, New Jersey earns an average salary of $72,967 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Financial Analysis and Month-End Close. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$54,248 - $97,006
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$73K
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MEDIAN: $72,967
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$54,248 - $97,006  
   
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$5,087  
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$58,420 - $99,529  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Princeton, New Jersey

Mercer County, New Jersey
28,940
Male:
14,379 (49.7%)
Female:
14,561 (50.3%)
Princeton is a municipality with a borough form of government in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States, that was established in its current form on January 1, 2013, through the consolidation of the Borough of Princeton and Princeton Township. As of the 2010 United States Census, the municipality's population was 28,572, reflecting the former township's population of 16,265, along with the 12,307 in the former borough. Princeton was founded before the American Revolution and is best known as the location of Princeton University, located in the community since 1756. Although its association with the university is primarily what makes Princeton a college town, other important institutions in the area include the Institute for Advanced Study, Westminster Choir College, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton Theological Seminary, Opinion Research Corporation, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Siemens Corporate Research, SRI International, FMC Corporation, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Amrep,...
Princeton:
$116,875
New Jersey:
$72,062
$1,344
Princeton:
$760,800
New Jersey:
$319,900
4.6%

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Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲2%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$74,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲13%

Month-End Close
▲13%

National Average
$74,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Financial Reporting
▼2%

General Ledger Accounting
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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