Average Mid-Career Forensic Accountant Salary in New York, New York

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The average salary for a Mid-Career Forensic Accountant in New York, New York is $87,715.
MEDIAN $87,715
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$53k - $147k
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$53k - $156k

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Job Description for Forensic Accountant

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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Forensic Accountant
Senior Accountant
Senior Financial Analyst
Risk Analyst
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Pay by Experience Level for Forensic Accountant

An entry-level Forensic Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,000 based on 8 salaries. An early career Forensic Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,402 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Forensic Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,350 based on 8 salaries.

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