Average Staff Accountant Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$54,200
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,962
Bonus
$2,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Staff Accountant in Boston, Massachusetts is $54,200.
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$44k
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$54k
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$64k
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MEDIAN $54,200
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Salary
$44k - $64k
Bonus
$734 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$44k - $66k

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Popular Skills for Staff Accountant

Skills in Microsoft Excel and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and General Ledger Accounting.

Pay by Experience Level for Staff Accountant

An entry-level Staff Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $51,090 based on 35 salaries. An early career Staff Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,448 based on 211 salaries. A mid-career Staff Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,181 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Staff Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,198 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $57,680.
Employees with Staff Accountant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 1.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.1% less), Dallas, Texas (5.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 310 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.3%
Early Career
68.1%
Mid Career
14.5%
Experienced
2.9%
Late Career
3.2%

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