Average Entry-Level Accountant Salary in Des Moines, Iowa

$49,735
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$2,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Accountant in Des Moines, Iowa is $49,735.
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$37k
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$50k
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$54k
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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 $47,899 based on 35 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,474 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,063 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $55,000.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 1.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (1.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (0.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (2.4% less), Houston, Texas (0.8% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 60 survey responses.
Early Career
58.3%
Mid Career
15.0%
Experienced
18.3%
Late Career
8.3%