Average Staff Accountant Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$50,325
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,041
Bonus
$750
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The average salary for a Staff Accountant in Atlanta, Georgia is $50,325.
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Salary
$40k - $59k
Bonus
$203 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $17k
Total Pay
$39k - $61k

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Job Description for Staff Accountant

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Popular Skills for Staff Accountant

Skills in Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $48,740 based on 47 salaries. An early career Staff Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,497 based on 247 salaries. A mid-career Staff Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,241 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Staff Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,057 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $54,982.
Employees with Staff Accountant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 9.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (8.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (7.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 422 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.1%
Early Career
58.5%
Mid Career
16.1%
Experienced
7.8%
Late Career
6.4%

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