The average salary for a Staff Accountant with Financial Reporting skills is $50,928.
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Job Description for Staff Accountant
Staff accountants are responsible for a range of financial duties and practices, and computer skills are essential in this position to use advanced budgeting and auditing software programs, as well as type quickly and run various company reports. They are also responsible for maintaining a balanced budget and ensuring that all financial statements are prepared and audited carefully. Staff accountants must ensure that all state and federal laws and regulations regarding financial practices are …Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Staff Accountant
The top respondents for the job title Staff Accountant are from the companies EY (Ernst & Young), Moss Adams LLP and Novogradac and Company Llp. Reported salaries are highest at Envestnet where the average pay is $60,984. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP and EY (Ernst & Young), earning around $60,271 and $57,153, respectively. Enterprise Holdings pays the lowest at around $44,491. Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC and Moss Adams LLP also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $49,995 and $51,447, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Staff Accountant
General Ledger Accounting
Skills that pay less than market rate include Bookkeeping, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Microsoft Excel 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 $47,266 based on 363 salaries. An early career Staff Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,400 based on 4,099 salaries. A mid-career Staff Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,934 based on 1,454 salaries. An experienced Staff Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,584 based on 950 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $54,090.
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Employees with Staff Accountant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 12.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.7% more) and Denver, Colorado (6.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (0.6% less).
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