Staff Accountant in Seattle Salary

The average pay for a Staff Accountant in Seattle, Washington is $51,849 per year. A skill in Payroll Tax Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$43,836 - $64,824
$44K
$55K
$65K
MEDIAN: $55,298
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50%
90%

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$18.97 - $27.92
$19
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$28
MEDIAN: $22.59
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$0$65K
Salary $43,836 - $64,824
Bonus $0.00 - $3,343
Profit Sharing $2,250
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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$43,412 - $65,675
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 143
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $18.97 - $27.92
Hourly Tips $0.25
Overtime $29.83 - $47.25
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,343
Profit Sharing $2,250
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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$43,412 - $65,675
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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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 $51,000 based on 115 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 $53,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Staff Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 13 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 $58,000 based on 9 salaries.

Staff Accountant Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Seattle?

Staff Accountant in Seattle:
"Good!"
Pros: Competitive with opportunities.
Cons: Not really.

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
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Staff Accountant Salaries

▲7%

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
$55,000

▼3%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲10%





Auditing
▼0%

National Average
$55,000

Payroll Administration
▼1%



Accounts Payable
▼5%



▼8%

Microsoft Word
▼9%

▼11%

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
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
no benefits
None: 5%
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