Entry-Level Staff Accountant Salary

An Entry-Level Staff Accountant earns an average salary of $47,041 per year.

$37,708 - $59,779
$38K
$48K
$60K
MEDIAN: $48,347
10%
50%
90%

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$14.24 - $24.74
$14
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.18
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50%
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$0$60K
Salary $37,708 - $59,779
Bonus $99.45 - $5,066
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,637
Commission $-0.50 - $12,913
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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$35,041 - $60,285
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6,982
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $14.24 - $24.74
Hourly Tips $0.25
Overtime $20.52 - $37.20
Annual Data $0$60K
Bonus $99.45 - $5,066
Commission $-0.50 - $12,913
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,637
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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$35,041 - $60,285
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,105

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,377

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Staff Accountant Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Staff Accountant in Salt Lake City:
"Flexibility - Good or Bad?"
Make sure you ask about rules an exceptions and the situations they apply to.

Staff Accountant in Greenville:
"Rome Wasn't Built in a Day."
Being a staff accountant involves daily work, monthly deadlines, and ongoing projects. You will not be able to complete everything each day, but will develop a routine to allow completion of all.

Staff Accountant in Bozeman:
"Know what the job entails."
Be sure to find out all aspects of the job. It will help you to know if the pay is worth the amount of work.

Staff Accountant in Grand Rapids:
"Treat people right."
Be accurate in what you do. Check your work several times to ensure accuracy.

Staff Accountant in Dade City:
"Education vs Experience."
Work for a bigger firm if you want to advance and increase your income, and continue your education in the field while you are working in it.

Staff Accountant in Atlanta:
"More Aggressive And Focused."
Learn all you can because it may not help you where you are now but it may in the future.

Key Stats for Staff Accountant

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1593 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
12%

Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1593 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 18%