Average Experienced Accountant Salary in San Jose, California

$71,125
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$6,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Accountant in San Jose, California is $71,125.
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$49k
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$71k
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$83k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

Skills in Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Accounts Payable, General Ledger Accounting and Accounts Receivable.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accountants?

An entry-level Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,450 based on 18 salaries. An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,309 based on 60 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,139 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $73,469.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 4.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (18.9% less), Denver, Colorado (18.5% less) and Houston, Texas (16.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 114 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.8%
Early Career
52.6%
Mid Career
25.4%
Late Career
6.1%