Average Entry-Level Accountant Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

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The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant in Washington, District of Columbia is $51,088.
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$42k
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$67k
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An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,720 based on 77 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,742 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,090 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $86,411.
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Years of Experience

This data is based on 166 survey responses.
Early Career
46.4%
Mid Career
18.7%
Experienced
19.3%
Late Career
15.7%