ACCOUNTANT SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Accountant GROSS SALARY
US$ 59,150
Average net salary for Accountant NET SALARY
US$ 45,719
The most typical salary for Accountant MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 43,832
  Updated: 16 Aug 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 22%
  Salary entries: 172

Average salary for Accountant in United States is US$ 59,150.

Average take home earning is US$ 45,719 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 43,832 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
8 % US$ 101,500
11 % US$ 93,800
28 % US$ 73,018
63 % US$ 52,666
84 % US$ 43,832
97 % US$ 35,700
100 % US$ 26,109
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Dallas US$ 53,830 10
Washington DC US$ 78,333 09
Los Angeles US$ 66,712 08
Salt Lake City US$ 61,664 08
Atlanta US$ 57,857 07
Houston US$ 83,166 06
New York City US$ 68,333 06
Chicago US$ 51,365 06
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   ACCOUNTANT   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 155,000
01
US$ 120,000
04
US$ 112,000
01
US$ 101,500
08
US$ 93,800
05
US$ 81,227
10
US$ 73,018
20
US$ 63,033
22
US$ 52,666
37
US$ 43,832
37
US$ 35,700
22
US$ 26,109
05

  SALARY BY GENDER   ACCOUNTANT   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 63,570 63
US$ 57,109 75
US$ 55,460 34

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   ACCOUNTANT   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 120,000 01
US$ 67,159 31
US$ 57,910 112
US$ 53,466 23
US$ 55,500 04
US$ 34,194 01

Accountant workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses US$ 120,000. While Accountant workers with Bellow H. School education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 34,194. This is 250.94% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   ACCOUNTANT   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 67,053 36
US$ 68,712 13
US$ 65,706 13
US$ 69,358 15
US$ 57,466 31
US$ 54,561 23
US$ 50,130 21
US$ 44,147 20

Accountant workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 8-12 Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 69,358 compared to US$ 44,147 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 8-12 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 57.11%.


  SALARY BY AGE   ACCOUNTANT   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 100,000 01
US$ 36,000 01
US$ 68,250 04
US$ 49,392 10
US$ 64,600 12
US$ 70,829 21
US$ 68,494 17
US$ 60,062 20
US$ 52,263 26
US$ 53,587 24
US$ 56,000 02
US$ 55,460 34
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   ACCOUNTANT   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
US$ 59,698 149
US$ 54,814 12
US$ 56,875 08
US$ 55,333 03
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  SALARY BY CITY   ACCOUNTANT   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. US$ 95,166 03
2. US$ 83,166 06
3. US$ 78,333 09
4. US$ 74,750 03
5. US$ 74,500 02
6. US$ 69,500 02
7. US$ 69,000 02
8. US$ 68,333 06
9. US$ 66,712 08
10. US$ 66,333 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    ACCOUNTANT

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia US$ 68,645 AU$ 77,180 41
2. United Kingdom US$ 61,916 GBP 41,994 40
3. United States US$ 59,150 US$ 59,150 172
4. Canada US$ 50,747 CA$ 56,364 38
5. Mexico US$ 26,597 MXN 490,001 08
6. China US$ 15,548 CNY 100,184 18
7. Russia US$ 12,243 RUB 426,444 09
8. India US$ 8,493 INR 536,907 65

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(30/30)  FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 16 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Administration, Bookkeeping Xero."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 54,080


(29/30)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 11 May 2020

Some College, 16-20 years: "Higher education; databases; Access; high-power Excel; reconciliations; reports; Oracle; AiM."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 61,000


(28/30)  STATE ACCOUNTING TECHICIAN III


 Posted: 30 Oct 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Reconciliations, quarterly & annual financial statements, computer accounting, working daily with databases and Microsoft products (Word, Excel spreadsheets & workbooks, Access, Powerpoint (on a limited basis). Interpreting financial info, making & verifying payments, researching account details."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000


(27/30)  STAFF ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 29 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Assistant to the financial controller."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000


(26/30)  ACCOUNTING MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Aug 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "A/R, A/P, Financial statement prep, manage daily operations of finance department, production reconciliation."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 96,000


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(25/30)  STAFF ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 27 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Staff accountant in manufactoring."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


(24/30)  ACCOUNTING ANALYST


 Posted: 26 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "AR and AP systems and collection."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 50,000


(23/30)  PRESIDENT OF ACCOUNTING FIRM


 Posted: 09 May 2019

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Own my own business."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000


(22/30)  FINANCIAL MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Apr 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Sales tax, financial statement prep and review, AP/AR oversight, process payroll."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 66,000


(21/30)  BOOKKEEPER


 Posted: 19 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Account for transactions."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 35,000


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(20/30)  STAFF ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 04 Apr 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Payroll, gl reconciliations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 39,640


(19/30)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 13 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Monthly bookkeeping."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000


(18/30)  ACCOUNBTANT


 Posted: 08 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Beginning level."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 43,000


(17/30)  ADMINSTRATIVE ASSISTANT


 Posted: 31 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "A/R, A/P, HR, accounting, bookeeping."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 35,000


(16/30)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 20 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Count money for a Top bank."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000


(15/30)  ACCOUNTING MANAGER


 Posted: 10 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Manager of accountants."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 98,000


(14/30)  ACCOUNTANT / HUMAN RESOURCES


 Posted: 06 Dec 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Overseeing all of accounting and human resources."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 52,000


(13/30)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 29 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Reconcile, journal entries."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 57,000


(12/30)  CASHIER


 Posted: 29 Nov 2018

Some College, 4-8 years: "Handles payments, follow ups, etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 72,000


(11/30)  ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST


 Posted: 23 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Chief financial officer."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000


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(10/30)  SENIOR ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 27 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Financial closing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 72,000


(9/30)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 20 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Journal entries, reporting and reconciliations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000


(8/30)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 01 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Full accounting, cost accounting, general ledger, analyze, budgets."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000


(7/30)  FINANCE ANALYST


 Posted: 05 Jun 2018

Some College, 0-1 year: "Financial analyst, accounting."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 26,000


(6/30)  STAFF ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 31 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Tax preparation and audit."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 51,000


(5/30)  STAFF ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 29 May 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Individual and Corporate taxation for local entities, compilation and audit engagements for local entities, general bookkeeping tasks."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000


(4/30)  ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF FINANCE


 Posted: 16 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 76,000


(3/30)  CONTROLLER


 Posted: 13 Nov 2017

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Manage accounting functions for organizations."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000


(2/30)  ANALYST


 Posted: 31 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Budgets, forecasting, reporting."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000


(1/30)  ACCOUNTANT


 Posted: 02 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Regional Accountant in a large portfolio of investments. Keeping books, monthly reporting, budget analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 58,000


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