Average Experienced Accountant Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$75,090
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$3,000
Bonus
$1,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Accountant in Washington, District of Columbia is $75,090.
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$54k
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$75k
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$128k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Microsoft Excel, General Ledger Accounting and Financial Reporting.

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 $50,551 based on 14 salaries. An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,720 based on 81 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,056 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 153 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.2%
Early Career
52.9%
Mid Career
20.9%
Late Career
17.0%