Average Experienced Accountant Salary in Los Angeles, California

$63,342
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$2,543
Bonus
$601
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The average salary for an Experienced Accountant in Los Angeles, California is $63,342.
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$43k
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$63k
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$93k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

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

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 $49,638 based on 35 salaries. An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,300 based on 172 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,407 based on 120 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 New York, New York earn an average of 18.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (8.9% less), Denver, Colorado (7.9% less) and Houston, Texas (6.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 378 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.3%
Early Career
45.5%
Mid Career
31.7%
Late Career
13.5%