Average Entry-Level Accountant Salary in Los Angeles, California

$49,638
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$2,035
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant in Los Angeles, California is $49,638.
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$37k
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$62k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

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

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 $56,523 based on 175 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,407 based on 120 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,320 based on 73 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,439.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 1.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (1.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (7.9% less), Atlanta, Georgia (2.2% less) and Houston, Texas (0.6% less).

Years of Experience

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Early Career
41.8%
Mid Career
28.6%
Experienced
17.4%
Late Career
12.2%