How much does a Accountant make?

Updated Jun 16, 2021

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$59,060 /yr
Average Base Pay

23,860 salaries

$40K

Low

$59K

Average

$86K

High

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The national average salary for a Accountant is $59,060 in United States. Filter by location to see Accountant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 23,860 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Accountant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Accountant$59,060 /yr
L3
Senior Accountant$76,815 /yr
L4
Adjunct Accountant$60,297 /yr
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$38,521

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$46,426

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$48,366

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$56,052

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Hotta Liesenberg Saito
3.2

Hotta Liesenberg Saito

Accountant

$57,234

 /yr
Range: $51K - $78K
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$51K

$78K

$51,235 - $77,987 Range

TravelCenters of America
3

TravelCenters of America

Accountant

$49,569

 /yr
Range: $44K - $58K

$44K

$58K

$44,414 - $58,394 Range

PwC
3.9

PwC

Accountant

$65,876

 /yr
Range: $36K - $151K

$36K

$151K

$36,213 - $151,233 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Accountant

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $34K - $121K

$34K

$121K

$34,497 - $120,909 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Accountant

$50,474

 /yr
Range: $27K - $72K

$27K

$72K

$27,461 - $72,358 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Accountant

$124,326

 /yr
Range: $40K - $168K

$40K

$168K

$39,944 - $167,570 Range

Deloitte
3.9

Deloitte

Accountant

$65,742

 /yr
Range: $31K - $110K

$31K

$110K

$30,711 - $110,000 Range

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EC Ortiz & Co., LLP

Accountant

$54,780

 /yr
Range: $55K - $58K

$55K

$58K

$54,780 - $58,104 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Accountant

$53,022

 /yr
Range: $30K - $89K

$30K

$89K

$29,939 - $88,723 Range

KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Accountant

$65,475

 /yr
Range: $30K - $165K

$30K

$165K

$30,000 - $164,877 Range

Safeguard Business Systems
3.1

Safeguard Business Systems

Accountant

$59,102

 /yr
Range: $31K - $125K

$31K

$125K

$30,904 - $125,331 Range

CBRE
3.9

CBRE

Accountant

$52,449

 /yr
Range: $41K - $64K

$41K

$64K

$41,172 - $63,676 Range

Chugh, LLP
4.1

Chugh, LLP

Accountant

$55,186

 /yr
Range: $36K - $70K

$36K

$70K

$36,000 - $70,399 Range

GE
3.9

GE

Accountant

$65,981

 /yr
Range: $56K - $137K

$56K

$137K

$55,762 - $137,397 Range

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)
3.8

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)

Accountant

$60,386

 /yr
Range: $43K - $86K

$43K

$86K

$43,231 - $86,314 Range

Bhatia & Co
2.1

Bhatia & Co

Accountant

$62,261

 /yr
Range: $59K - $63K

$59K

$63K

$58,513 - $62,561 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Accountant

$61,121

 /yr
Range: $41K - $118K

$41K

$118K

$41,361 - $117,693 Range

Choi Kim & Park
3.3

Choi Kim & Park

Accountant

$54,372

 /yr
Range: $47K - $66K

$47K

$66K

$46,769 - $66,321 Range

Defense Finance and Accounting Service
3.8

Defense Finance and Accounting Service

Accountant

$69,214

 /yr
Range: $44K - $100K

$44K

$100K

$43,710 - $99,973 Range

Koch Industries
3.9

Koch Industries

Accountant

$60,704

 /yr
Range: $48K - $70K

$48K

$70K

$48,474 - $70,428 Range

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$54,959
per year
An Accountant in the Montgomery, AL Area area reported making $54,959 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Montgomery, AL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Regional Accountant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$60,000
per year
An Accounting in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$60,000
per year
An Accounting in the Omaha, NE Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Omaha, NE Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$22
hourly
An Accounting Clerk in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Temporary
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$49,463
per year
An Accountant in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $49,463 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
 
Full-time
$15
hourly
An Accountant in the Birmingham, AL Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Birmingham, AL Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University