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How much does a Accountant make?

Updated Dec 7, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$60,057 /yr
Average Base Pay

26,210 salaries

$41K

Low

$60K

Average

$88K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Accountant make? The national average salary for a Accountant is $60,057 in United States. Filter by location to see Accountant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 26,210 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Accountant employees.

What is the salary trajectory for a Accountant?

$60,057 /yrAccountant
$78,011 /yrSenior Accountant
$121,254 /yrAdjunct Accountant
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What are some related job titles for a Accountant?

Accounting Clerk

$39,314

per year

Accountant-entry Level

$45,192

per year

Junior Accountant

$49,206

per year

Staff Accountant

$56,961

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Accounting Clerk in United States of America

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$21

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accounting Clerk with 7 to 9 years of experience

$45,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accounting with 1 to 3 years of experience

$22

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accountant with less than one year of experience

$23

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accountant with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accounting with 1 to 3 years of experience

$80,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accountant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$2,000

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accountant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$23

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accountant with 4 to 6 years of experience

$80,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Accountant with 1 to 3 years of experience

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PwC
3.9

PwC

Accountant

$67,373

 /yr
Range: $32K - $167K

$32K

$167K

$32,064 - $167,325 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Accountant

$66,415

 /yr
Range: $28K - $130K

$28K

$130K

$28,072 - $130,000 Range

Hotta Liesenberg Saito
2.9

$58,468

 /yr
Range: $52K - $80K

$52K

$80K

$52,340 - $79,669 Range

Deloitte
4

Deloitte

Accountant

$67,373

 /yr
Range: $30K - $126K

$30K

$126K

$30,371 - $126,342 Range

TravelCenters of America
3.1

$50,638

 /yr
Range: $45K - $60K

$45K

$60K

$45,372 - $59,653 Range

KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Accountant

$66,894

 /yr
Range: $30K - $168K

$30K

$168K

$30,371 - $168,432 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Accountant

$122,300

 /yr
Range: $41K - $171K

$41K

$171K

$40,806 - $171,183 Range

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Robert Half
3.9

Robert Half

Accountant

$54,102

 /yr
Range: $31K - $91K

$31K

$91K

$30,584 - $90,637 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Accountant

$51,601

 /yr
Range: $28K - $81K

$28K

$81K

$28,053 - $80,538 Range

$55,962

 /yr
Range: $56K - $59K

$56K

$59K

$55,962 - $59,357 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Accountant

$53,580

 /yr
Range: $42K - $65K

$42K

$65K

$42,060 - $65,050 Range

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)
3.7

$61,306

 /yr
Range: $44K - $101K

$44K

$101K

$44,163 - $101,059 Range

Safeguard Business Systems
3.1

$60,376

 /yr
Range: $32K - $128K

$32K

$128K

$31,571 - $128,033 Range

Defense Finance and Accounting Service
3.9

$45K

$101K

$44,652 - $101,274 Range

GE
3.9

GE

Accountant

$68,005

 /yr
Range: $57K - $140K

$57K

$140K

$56,964 - $140,360 Range

Chugh, LLP
4

Chugh, LLP

Accountant

$56,376

 /yr
Range: $37K - $72K

$37K

$72K

$36,784 - $71,917 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Accountant

$59,474

 /yr
Range: $38K - $120K

$38K

$120K

$38,336 - $120,231 Range

ABC
3.9

ABC

Accountant

$64,017

 /yr
Range: $32K - $114K

$32K

$114K

$31,500 - $114,122 Range

J.P. Morgan
4

J.P. Morgan

Accountant

$66,479

 /yr
Range: $44K - $118K

$44K

$118K

$44,340 - $117,587 Range

Koch Industries
3.8

Koch Industries

Accountant

$61,594

 /yr
Range: $50K - $72K

$50K

$72K

$49,519 - $71,947 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Accountant salaries

The national average salary for an Accountant is $60,057 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 26210 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Accountant employees.

The highest salary for an Accountant in United States is $87,779 per year.

The lowest salary for an Accountant in United States is $41,091 per year.

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