Average Forensic Accountant Salary

$71,832
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$72k
90%
$116k

The average salary for a Forensic Accountant is $71,832

Base Salary
$49k - $116k
Bonus
$961 - $13k
Profit Sharing
$489 - $10k
Total Pay
$49k - $122k
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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
55.0%
Male
45.0%
This data is based on 109 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

82%

Dental

62%

Vision

50%

None

17%