Average Senior Staff Accountant Salary in Houston, Texas

$63,145
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$3,000
Bonus
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The average salary for a Senior Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas is $63,145.
10%
$49k
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$63k
50%
$82k
90%
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MEDIAN $63,145
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Salary
$49k - $82k
Bonus
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$50k - $84k

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Job Description for Senior Staff Accountant

Senior Staff Accountant Tasks
  • Lead month end reporting and analysis of fixed costs and balance sheet analysis.
  • Create and file tax documents, and implement processes to ensure financial integrity.
  • Assist with annual and quarterly budgets, forecasts, and reports, including profits/losses by business unit.
  • Track data and compile internal reports on assets, liabilities, and expenses.

Career Paths

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Senior Staff Accountant
Senior Accountant
Accounting Manager
Financial Controller
More common (> 20%)
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Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Staff Accountant

Skills in Month-End Close, Financial Reporting and Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and General Ledger Accounting.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Staff Accountant

An early career Senior Staff Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,334 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Senior Staff Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Senior Staff Accountant in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 9.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (5.6% more) and New York, New York (4.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (2.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
41.7%
Mid Career
58.3%

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