Average Late-Career Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$73,277
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$6,000
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The average salary for a Late-Career Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills in Houston, Texas is $73,277.
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Job Description for Senior Accountant

Senior Accountant Tasks
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Investigate budget and variance issues.
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.

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Popular Skills for Senior Accountant

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

An early career Senior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,486 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,321 based on 111 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,542 based on 91 salaries.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 8.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (3.5% more) and Chicago, Illinois (3.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (10.4% less), Los Angeles, California (5.2% less) and Denver, Colorado (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 243 survey responses.
Early Career
16.9%
Mid Career
45.7%
Experienced
37.4%