Average Senior Accountant with Auditing Skills Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

$74,362
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$3,000
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The average salary for a Senior Accountant with Auditing skills in Washington, District of Columbia is $74,362.
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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 in Financial Reporting and Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Month-End Close 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 $70,605 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,850 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,587 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 17.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (3.6% more) and Houston, Texas (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (16.9% less), Seattle, Washington (8.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 19 survey responses.
Early Career
26.3%
Mid Career
36.8%
Experienced
36.8%