Accountant Salary

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What is the average salary for an Accountant?

The average salary of an Accountant 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.

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