Average Senior Accountant with Auditing Skills Salary in Los Angeles, California

$74,593
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$3,500
Bonus
$2,780
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The average salary for a Senior Accountant with Auditing skills in Los Angeles, California is $74,593.
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$54k
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$94k
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What Do Senior Accountants Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Accountants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel, Month-End Close, Financial Reporting and General Ledger Accounting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountants?

An early career Senior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $74,694 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,216 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,615 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,400.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 17.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (3.5% more) and Houston, Texas (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (14.5% less), Seattle, Washington (8.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 45 survey responses.
Early Career
15.6%
Mid Career
46.7%
Experienced
24.4%
Late Career
13.3%