The average salary for a Staff Accountant at EY (Ernst & Young) is $57,160.
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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 Moss Adams LLP, Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC and Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP. Reported salaries are highest at Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP where the average pay is $59,283. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Moss Adams LLP and Robert Half International Inc., earning around $54,202 and $49,856, respectively. CliftonLarsonAllen pays the lowest at around $48,483. Myers and Stauffer and Novogradac and Company Llp also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $48,819 and $49,012, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Staff Accountant
Skills in Microsoft Excel, Tax Compliance and Tax Preparation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Financial Reporting and Auditing.
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 $55,648 based on 48 salaries. An early career Staff Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,089 based on 61 salaries. A mid-career Staff Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 5 salaries.
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Employees with Staff Accountant in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 8.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (7.9% more) and New York, New York (7.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (12.2% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (8.8% less).
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