Accountant with Financial Applications Skills Salary

An average Accountant with Financial Applications skills can expect to take home roughly $52K per year. The range in cash compensation to Accountants with Financial Applications skills ($35K to $72K) includes potential earnings of $7K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. Residence and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Although one-fifth lack health benefits of any kind, a fair number do enjoy medical insurance, and more than half get dental coverage, too. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Female Accountants with Financial Applications skills are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (69 percent) are women. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,873 - $73,774
$39K
$53K
$74K
MEDIAN: $52,542
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$14.03 - $28.09
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$0$73K
Salary $38,873 - $73,774
Bonus $0.00 - $6,779
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,723
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$36,118 - $73,498
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 647
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $14.03 - $28.09
Overtime $19.00 - $40.02
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,779
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,723
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$36,118 - $73,498
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 227

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Pay by Experience Level for Accountant

Pay by Experience for an Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 440 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 248 salaries. An experienced Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 198 salaries. An Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 137 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,808

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Accountants with Financial Applications skills, working in the bustling city of Chicago has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Accountants with Financial Applications skills will also find cushy salaries in Denver (+19 percent), Boston (+18 percent), Atlanta (+16 percent), and Houston (+14 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 10 percent south of the national average, can be found in Cincinnati. Workers in Oklahoma City and Phoenix earn less than others in this profession; their salaries fall short of the national average by 9 percent.

Key Stats for Accountant

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 194 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Experienced
▲7%

▲5%

▲4%

National Average
$51,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 194 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 20%