The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Buffalo, New York is $54,013 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$44,551 - $65,785
(Median)
$45K
$54K
$66K
MEDIAN: $54,013
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$44,551 - $65,785  
   
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$1,000  
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$44,619 - $65,636  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Buffalo, New York

Erie County, New York
258,066
Male:
124,537 (48.3%)
Female:
133,529 (51.7%)
Buffalo (/ˈbʌfəloʊ/) is a city in western New York state and the county seat of Erie County, on the eastern shores of Lake Erie at the head of the Niagara River. As of 2014, Buffalo is New York state's 2nd-most populous city after New York City, with 258,703 residents. The metropolitan area has a population of 1.13 million. Buffalo grew significantly in the 19th and 20th centuries as a result of the Erie Canal, railroads and Lake Erie, providing an abundance of fresh water and an ample trade route to the midwestern United States, while grooming its economy for the grain, steel and automobile industries during the 20th century. After an economic downturn in the latter half of the 20th century, Buffalo's economy has transitioned to sectors that include financial services, technology, biomedical engineering and education. Residents of Buffalo are called "Buffalonians". The city's nicknames include "The Queen City", "The Nickel City",...
Buffalo:
$32,509
New York:
$60,850
$711
Buffalo:
$75,800
New York:
$293,500
4.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

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

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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$55,000

Auditing
up arrow 2%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 2%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%

Month-End Close
up arrow 4%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 60%
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