Cost Accountant with Budgeting Skills Salary

A Cost Accountant with Budgeting skills earns an average salary of $55,047 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$43,545 - $78,573
$44K
$56K
$79K
MEDIAN: $56,157
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50%
90%

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$12.00 - $26.15
$12
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $19.14
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90%

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$0$80K
Salary $43,545 - $78,573
Bonus $250.00 - $5,500
Profit Sharing $997 - $10,137
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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$41,683 - $80,043
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 160
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $12.00 - $26.15
Overtime $29.88
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $250.00 - $5,500
Profit Sharing $997 - $10,137
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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$41,683 - $80,043
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 14

Cost Accountant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Cost Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Cost Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Cost Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 94 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cost Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Cost Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 24 salaries. A Cost Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Cost Accountant

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Cost Accountant Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲9%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 9%