Accountant Salary in United States

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What is the average salary for an Accountant?

The average salary of an Accountant in United States is $34.9. Salaries start from $19.4 and go up to $54.7. Please note that the average salary for an Accountant may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $54.7
Starting ($19.41)
Junior ($24.2)
Experienced ($31.29)
Senior ($41.41)
Highest ($54.68)
Highest

The top 10% of Accountants in United States earn:

$54.7
Senior

The top 25% of Accountants in United States earn:

$41.4
Experienced

The middle 50% of Accountants in United States earn:

$31.3
Junior

The bottom 25% of Accountants in United States earn:

$24.2
Starting

The bottom 10% of Accountants in United States earn:

$19.4

Historical salary

Accountant salary by state

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State Salary Rank
District of Columbia 42.4 1
New York 42.0 2
New Jersey 40.4 3
Maryland 37.6 4
Massachusetts 37.3 5
California 37.2 6
Virginia 36.9 7
Connecticut 36.8 8
Rhode Island 36.1 9
Alaska 35.8 10
Georgia 35.5 11
Delaware 35.5 12
Texas 35.4 13
Washington 35 14
Illinois 34.9 15
United States 34.9 16
Colorado 34.7 17
Pennsylvania 33.8 18
Michigan 33.2 19
North Carolina 33.2 20
Vermont 33.2 21
Utah 33.1 22
New Hampshire 32.8 23
Wisconsin 32.4 24
Florida 32.4 25
Ohio 32.3 26
Minnesota 32.2 27
Kansas 31.4 28
Missouri 31.3 29
Nebraska 31.3 30
Indiana 31.2 31
Oregon 30.8 32
Alabama 30.7 33
Tennessee 30.7 34
Idaho 30.6 35
Montana 30.4 36
Louisiana 30.3 37
Arizona 30.3 38
Arkansas 30.1 39
Iowa 29.9 40
Nevada 29.9 41
Wyoming 29.8 42
Maine 29.8 43
Kentucky 29.7 44
Oklahoma 29.2 45
Hawaii 29.1 46
New Mexico 29.0 47
South Carolina 28.4 48
Mississippi 28.3 49
South Dakota 28.2 50
West Virginia 27.8 51
North Dakota 27.1 52
Virgin Islands 21.6 53
Guam 19.0 54
Puerto Rico 17.1 55

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