Staff Accountant in Columbus, Ohio Salary

The average salary for a Staff Accountant in Columbus, Ohio is $44,663 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.

$36,935 - $57,090
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$45K
$57K
MEDIAN: $45,214
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$14.85 - $21.73
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MEDIAN: $17.82
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Salary
$36,935 - $57,090  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
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$33,565 - $56,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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Hourly Rate
$14.85 - $21.73  
   
Overtime
$29.10  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
   
Total Pay (?
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$33,565 - $56,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 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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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Staff Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Staff Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 41 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Staff Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Staff Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 23 salaries. A Staff Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 8 salaries.

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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
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

▲6%

Late-Career
▲5%

National Average
$44,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Tax Preparation
▲17%

Auditing
▲4%

Financial Analysis
▲4%


ADP Payroll System
▲3%

Data Analysis
▲1%

Bookkeeping
▲1%

National Average
$44,000

Quickbooks
▼3%

General Ledger Accounting
▼5%

Accounts Receivable
▼5%


Microsoft Dynamics GP
▼9%

Accounts Payable
▼10%

Microsoft Word
▼10%

Microsoft Office
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 13%
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