The average salary for a Staff Accountant in Columbus, Ohio is $44,690 per year. A skill in Tax Preparation is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

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$14.85 - $22.19
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$35,868 - $55,136  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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$34,399 - $55,518  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$14.85 - $22.19  
   
Overtime
$27.16  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$34,399 - $55,518  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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

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Q: What is it like working in Columbus?

Staff Accountant in Columbus:
"Working in CBus."
Pros: Healthcare and finance field opportunities.
Cons: Healthcare costs.

Key Stats for Staff Accountant

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
053
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$44,000


Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Tax Preparation
up arrow 17%

Auditing
up arrow 4%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 4%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 3%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 1%

National Average
$44,000

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 4%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 10%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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