Staff Accountant in San Diego, California Salary

The average pay for a Staff Accountant in San Diego, California is $50,217 per year. A skill in Microsoft Dynamics GP is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$40,662 - $65,545
$41K
$50K
$66K
MEDIAN: $50,234
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$16.22 - $29.89
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MEDIAN: $22.44
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$40,662 - $65,545  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,766  
Total Pay (?
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$38,725 - $66,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 84
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$16.22 - $29.89  
   
Overtime
$24.39 - $45.51  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,766  
   
Total Pay (?
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$38,725 - $66,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 49

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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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 $49,000 based on 93 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 $54,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Staff Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 26 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 $51,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Staff Accountant

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries

▲7%

▲2%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$50,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Microsoft Dynamics GP
▲24%

Data Analysis
▲5%

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance Audit
▲4%





Microsoft Office
▼0%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

Auditing
▼0%

National Average
$50,000

▼1%

Payroll Administration
▼2%


▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 14%
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