Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas Salary

A Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $48,816 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance Audit, SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO), and Financial Analysis.

$38,242 - $62,553
(Median)
$38K
$49K
$63K
MEDIAN: $48,815
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$14.14 - $25.69
(Median)
$14
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$38,242 - $62,553  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,732  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $13,574  
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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$36,594 - $65,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 316
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.14 - $25.69  
   
Overtime
$19.98 - $35.40  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,732  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $13,574  
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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$36,594 - $65,152  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries




National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance Audit
up arrow 17%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 14%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 13%


Data Analysis
up arrow 8%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 2%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%

Auditing
0%

National Average
$49,000

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%

Quickbooks
up arrow 2%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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