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Staff Accountant Salary in San Francisco

The average pay for a Staff Accountant in San Francisco, California is $52,835 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. A skill in General Ledger Accounting is associated with high pay for this job.

$39,971 - $65,577
(Median)
$40K
$53K
$66K
MEDIAN: $52,834
10%
50%
90%

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$18.11 - $30.66
(Median)
$18
$24
$31
MEDIAN: $24.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$39,971 - $65,577  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,128  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $2,056  
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).
)
$40,057 - $67,216  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 190
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$18.11 - $30.66  
   
Overtime
$23.05 - $41.70  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,128  
   
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $2,056  
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).
)
$40,057 - $67,216  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Accountant in San Francisco, California

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

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Experience Affects Staff Accountant in San Francisco, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%


National Average
$53,000


Late-Career
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant in San Francisco, California Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 12%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 8%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 7%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 6%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Quickbooks
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
0%

National Average
$53,000

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Auditing
up arrow 2%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 10%