Average Forensic Accountant Salary

$71,464
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$71k
90%
$118k

The average salary for a Forensic Accountant is $71,464

Base Salary
$49k - $118k
Bonus
$971 - $14k
Profit Sharing
$493 - $13k
Total Pay
$48k - $127k
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What Do Forensic Accountants Do?

Forensic Accountant Tasks
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Prepare reports and summary of findings.
  • Research, analyze and compile account histories, financial documents and transactions.
  • Utilize accounting principles, financial analysis and auditing knowledge to prepare for legal disputes or litigation.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
53.8%
Male
46.2%
This data is based on 117 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

81%

Dental

62%

Vision

51%

None

18%