Average Late-Career Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary in San Diego, California

$79,603
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$3,250
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The average salary for a Late-Career Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills in San Diego, California is $79,603.
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$58k
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$89k
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$58k - $89k
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$1k - $6k
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$60k - $108k
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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 Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Intuit QuickBooks, Microsoft Excel, Month-End Close and Financial Reporting.

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 $67,884 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,268 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,550 based on 42 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (17.5% less), Los Angeles, California (12.7% less) and Denver, Colorado (11.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 135 survey responses.
Early Career
28.1%
Mid Career
40.7%
Experienced
31.1%