Average Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

$55,997
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$5,000
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The average salary for an Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is $55,997.
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$43k
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$70k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

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

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 $55,330 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,682 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66,025.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 8.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (8.5% more) and New York, New York (3.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (2.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 22 survey responses.
Early Career
27.3%
Mid Career
50.0%
Late Career
22.7%