Average Entry-Level Accountant Salary in Houston, Texas

$49,791
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$2,500
Bonus
$8,740
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant in Houston, Texas is $49,791.
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$33k
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$50k
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$61k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Bookkeeping, Accounts Payable, Financial Reporting, Microsoft Excel and General Ledger Accounting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accountants?

An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,455 based on 239 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,468 based on 125 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,417 based on 102 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,710.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 1.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (1.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (0.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (8.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (2.5% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 513 survey responses.
Early Career
46.6%
Mid Career
24.4%
Experienced
19.9%
Late Career
9.2%