Average Experienced Financial Accountant Salary

$59,668
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,044
Bonus
$2,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Experienced Financial Accountant is $59,668.
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$46k
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MEDIAN $59,668
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Salary
$46k - $83k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$41k - $84k

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Job Description for Financial Accountant

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Career Paths

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Financial Accountant
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Financial Controller
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Popular Skills for Financial Accountant

Skills in Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Month-End Close, General Ledger Accounting and Financial Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Accountant

An entry-level Financial Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,960 based on 67 salaries. An early career Financial Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,781 based on 402 salaries. A mid-career Financial Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $56,940 based on 227 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,918.
Employees with Financial Accountant in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 21.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (15.7% more) and Dallas, Texas (8.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New Orleans, Louisiana (15.4% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (3.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 832 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.1%
Early Career
48.3%
Mid Career
27.3%
Late Career
16.3%

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