Senior Accountant in Sacramento, California Salary

Pay for Senior Accountants in Sacramento sits in the ballpark of $70K annually. Most Sacramento Senior Accountants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Women make up the vast majority of Senior Accountants in Sacramento, Calif. (88 percent) who answered the questionnaire. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$55,920 - $80,000
$56K
$70K
$80K
MEDIAN: $70,021
10%
50%
90%

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$26.45 - $31.73
$29
MEDIAN: $29.34
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$0$81K
Salary $55,920 - $80,000
Bonus $1,007 - $4,966
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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$56,595 - $81,143
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $29.34
Overtime $43.20
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $1,007 - $4,966
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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$56,595 - $81,143
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

About Sacramento, California

Sacramento County, California
490,715
Male:
237,724 (48.4%)
Female:
252,991 (51.6%)
Sacramento (/ˌsækrəˈmɛntoʊ/; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]) is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California, and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles area, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, and is the 27th largest in the United States. In 2002, the Civil Rights Project at Harvard University conducted for TIME magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John...
Sacramento:
$52,151
California:
$64,500
$1,085
Sacramento:
$287,300
California:
$449,100
5.1%

Senior Accountant Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 16 salaries. A Senior Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$69,000

▼2%

Entry-Level
▼4%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries



National Average
$69,000

▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼2%



Auditing
▼3%

Quickbooks
▼4%

Payroll Administration
▼7%


Tax Preparation
▼8%


Accounts Receivable
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
no benefits
None: 9%