The average pay for a Staff Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts is $52,092 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$42,744 - $61,395
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$43K
$52K
$61K
MEDIAN: $52,091
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$14.30 - $29.85
(Median)
$14
$23
$30
MEDIAN: $22.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$42,744 - $61,395  
   
Bonus
$98.63 - $5,360  
Profit Sharing
$600  
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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$42,515 - $64,157  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 133
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.30 - $29.85  
   
Overtime
$31.20  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$98.63 - $5,360  
   
Profit Sharing
$600  
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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$42,515 - $64,157  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
621,176
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Accountant

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

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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries


Experienced
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National Average
$53,000

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Auditing
up arrow 7%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 6%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 5%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$53,000

Quickbooks
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 4%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 4%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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