Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas Salary

A Staff Accountant in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $50,918 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance Audit and Data Analysis.

$41,333 - $62,471
$41K
$51K
$62K
MEDIAN: $50,786
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50%
90%

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$16.31 - $29.96
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$30
MEDIAN: $20.33
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$0$65K
Salary $41,333 - $62,471
Bonus $0.00 - $5,896
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $18,873
Total Pay (?
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$39,944 - $65,720
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 170
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $16.31 - $29.96
Overtime $19.39 - $37.80
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,896
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $18,873
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,944 - $65,720
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 30

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Staff Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Staff Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 132 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Staff Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Staff Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 23 salaries. A Staff Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Staff Accountant

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries

▲10%

▲8%

▲8%

National Average
$51,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

▲12%

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) Compliance Audit
▲12%


SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▲8%

Tax Preparation
▲7%


General Ledger Accounting
▼0%

National Average
$51,000




▼4%


▼6%


▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 13%
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