A Staff Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $49,446 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$38,967 - $59,013
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$39K
$49K
$59K
MEDIAN: $49,445
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$14.79 - $24.83
(Median)
$15
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$38,967 - $59,013  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,550  
Profit Sharing
$250.00  
Total Pay (?
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$38,735 - $60,438  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 151
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.79 - $24.83  
   
Overtime
$31.86  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,550  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00  
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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$38,735 - $60,438  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
431,415
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%


National Average
$50,000



Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Auditing
up arrow 3%

Tax Preparation
up arrow 3%

National Average
$50,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 2%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Quickbooks
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%




Payroll Administration
up arrow 10%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 15%

Accounting
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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