Experienced Accounting Director Salary

Average pay for Experienced Accounting Directors is more than reasonable, with annual salaries pushing past the six-figure mark ($108K). With some bonuses approaching $33K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $19K, overall incomes of Experienced Accounting Directors spread between $60K and $177K depending on individual performance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 57 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$61,666 - $154,171
$62K
$110K
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MEDIAN: $106,843
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$13.18 - $69.04
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MEDIAN: $22.03
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$0$178K
Salary $61,666 - $154,171
Bonus $2,031 - $33,820
Profit Sharing $1,300 - $17,500
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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$61,149 - $178,850
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 371
Hourly Data $0$69
Hourly Rate $13.18 - $69.04
Overtime $28.84
Annual Data $0$178K
Bonus $2,031 - $33,820
Profit Sharing $1,300 - $17,500
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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$61,149 - $178,850
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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Accounting Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $113,719

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

Denver offers some of the highest pay in the country for Experienced Accounting Directors, 34 percent above the national average. Experienced Accounting Directors will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+33 percent), San Francisco (+33 percent), Los Angeles (+23 percent), and New York (+20 percent). The lowest-paying market is St. Louis, which sits 15 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Accounting Director

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.
10-19 years
81%
20 years or more
19%
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Skills That Affect Accounting Director Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
▲14%


National Average
$114,000



Microsoft Excel
▼6%

Accounts Payable
▼21%

Accounts Receivable
▼24%

Payroll Administration
▼28%

Budgeting
▼29%

Accounting
▼36%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 12%
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