Average Accountant Salary

$42,629
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,500
Bonus
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The average salary for an Accountant is $42,629.
25%
$28k
25%
$43k
50%
$53k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $42,629
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Salary
$28k - $53k
Bonus
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$7k - $84k

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Job Description for Accountant

Accountant Tasks
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $42,629 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 8 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Early Career
46.7%
Mid Career
53.3%