Salary for Certification: Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

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Gender Breakdown

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Male
54.7%
Salary:
$55k - $162k
Female
45%
Salary:
$54k - $143k

Job Satisfaction

Highly Satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
Based on 9,455 responses

Popular Schools for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certifications

Pay ranges for people with a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification by school.

Popular Companies for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certifications

Pay ranges for people with a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification by employer.
$53k - $133k
$52k - $127k
$53k - $132k
$54k - $129k

Years of Experience

This data is based on 45,091 survey responses.
Early Career
25.8%
Experienced
25.7%
Mid Career
25.4%
Late Career
20.0%
Entry Level
3.0%