Entry-Level Forensic Accountant Salary

The average Entry-Level Forensic Accountant earns approximately $60K annually. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Women make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Forensic Accountants (55 percent) survey respondents. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$40,793 - $78,550
$41K
$60K
$79K
MEDIAN: $59,836
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$11.92 - $44.04
$12
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$44
MEDIAN: $19.79
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$0$80K
Salary $40,793 - $78,550
Bonus $518 - $7,288
Profit Sharing $1,021
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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$39,399 - $80,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 153
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $11.92 - $44.04
Overtime $28.38
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $518 - $7,288
Profit Sharing $1,021
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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$39,399 - $80,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,076

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Entry-Level Forensic Accountants will find that New York offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 26 percent. Entry-Level Forensic Accountants will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+16 percent). Falling short of the national average by 9 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Chicago. Employers pay around 9 percent less in Atlanta and 8 percent less in Dallas, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Forensic Accountant

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
27%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Forensic Accountant Salaries


Microsoft Excel
▲2%

National Average
$60,000

Financial Analysis
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 16%
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