$90,880
Avg. Salary
$42.25
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,047

Bonus

$4,899

Profit Sharing

$8,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is $42.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is $90,880 per year.

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MEDIAN $90,880
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MEDIAN: $90,880
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$0$195K
Salary $58,655 - $159,511
Bonus $488 - $30,201
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $55,270
Commission $503 - $119,195
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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$59,264 - $195,502
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 936
Hourly Data $0$101
Hourly Rate $25.13 - $102
Overtime $32.80 - $80.88
Annual Data $0$195K
Bonus $488 - $30,201
Commission $503 - $119,195
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $55,270
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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$59,264 - $195,502
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 234

Job Description for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Certified public accountants (CPAs) generally handle the accounting, tax, reporting and/or audit processes for governments, corporations or individual clients. Their duties may vary depending on their employer and specialization. However, tasks commonly performed by CPAs include reviewing their company's financial information; preparing documentation or reporting related to finances, taxes, or audits; and staying up-to-date on changes in government regulations. They may also perform audits for their organization, as well as make suggestions on improving bookkeeping and recordkeeping processes.

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Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

29%

10%

-10%

National Average: $94,590

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Key Stats for Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 187 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Salaries

Tax Consulting
▲10%

Financial Analysis
▲10%

Tax Compliance
▲6%

Compliance (Financial)
▲2%

National Average
$95,000



Quickbooks
▼7%

▼9%

Microsoft Excel
▼9%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▼9%

Software Knowledge
▼9%

General Ledger Accounting
▼10%

Data Analysis
▼11%

Microsoft Office
▼12%

Bookkeeping
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 187 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 23%
no benefits
None: 40%