Average Late-Career Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary in New York, New York

$74,900
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$6,500
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The average salary for a Late-Career Senior Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills in New York, New York is $74,900.
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$54k
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$105k
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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 Reporting, Month-End Close and Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Payable and Microsoft Excel.

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 $72,348 based on 75 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,372 based on 184 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,525 based on 80 salaries.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 8.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (6.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (5.8% less), Washington, District of Columbia (3.3% less) and Dallas, Texas (3.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 339 survey responses.
Early Career
22.1%
Mid Career
54.3%
Experienced
23.6%