The average pay for an Entry-Level Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas is $49,933 per year. A skill in Tax Compliance is associated with high pay for this job.

$38,596 - $61,842
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$50K
$62K
MEDIAN: $49,933
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$12.05 - $26.74
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MEDIAN: $19.11
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$38,596 - $61,842  
   
Bonus
$500 - $6,441  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
Total Pay (?
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$36,831 - $65,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 127
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.05 - $26.74  
   
Overtime
$21.01 - $35.28  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$500 - $6,441  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$36,831 - $65,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Key Stats for Staff Accountant

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
075
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Tax Compliance
up arrow 22%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 8%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 5%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

General Ledger Accounting
0%

National Average
$50,000

Tax Preparation
up arrow 1%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Auditing
up arrow 7%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 8%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 18%

Quickbooks
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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