The average pay for a Staff Accountant in Charlotte, North Carolina is $45,587 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Tax Compliance, Financial Analysis, and Tax Preparation. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$38,509 - $57,489
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$57K
MEDIAN: $45,587
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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Salary
$38,509 - $57,489  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,404  
Profit Sharing
$1,248  
Total Pay (?
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$36,539 - $57,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 90
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$18.75  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,404  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,248  
Total Pay (?
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$36,539 - $57,112  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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About Charlotte, North Carolina

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
814,701
Male:
396,646 (48.0%)
Female:
430,475 (52.0%)
Charlotte /ˈʃɑːrlət/ is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. It is the county seat of Mecklenburg County and the second largest city in the southeastern United States, just behind Jacksonville, Florida. Charlotte is the third fastest growing major city in the United States. In 2014, the estimated population of Charlotte according to the U.S. Census Bureau was 809,958, making it the 17th largest city in the United States based on population. The Charlotte metropolitan area ranks 22nd largest in the US and had a 2014 population of 2,380,314. The Charlotte metropolitan area is part of a sixteen-county market region or combined statistical area with a 2014 U.S. Census population estimate of 2,537,990. Residents of Charlotte are referred to as "Charlotteans." It is listed as a "gamma-plus" global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. Charlotte is home to the corporate headquarters of Bank of America and the east...
Charlotte:
$53,919
North Carolina:
$47,830
$978
Charlotte:
$188,800
North Carolina:
$160,100
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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Accountant

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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%


National Average
$45,000



Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Tax Compliance
up arrow 15%


Tax Preparation
up arrow 13%

Auditing
up arrow 7%


General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
$45,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 6%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 9%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 10%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 10%

Quickbooks
up arrow 10%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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