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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Certified Public Accountant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$104,603 / yrTotal Pay
$83,119 / yrBase Pay
$21,484 / yrAdditional Pay

$104,603

 / yr
$22K$871K
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The estimated total pay for a Certified Public Accountant is $104,603 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $83,119 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $21,484 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Certified Public Accountant salary is $83,119. Salaries can range from $21,642 - $871,420. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Certified Public Accountant in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $104,603.

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PwC
3.9

PwC

Certified Public Accountant

$67,112

 /yr
Range: $55K - $93K
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$55K

$93K

$55,189 - $92,707 Range

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Insight Global
3.9

Insight Global

Certified Public Accountant

$72,189

 /yr
Range: $72K - $72K

$72K

$72K

$72,189 - $72,189 Range

Sitzberger, Hau & Company
4.0

Sitzberger, Hau & Company

Certified Public Accountant

$112,448

 /yr
Range: $97K - $116K

$97K

$116K

$97,177 - $115,687 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Certified Public Accountant

$82,679

 /yr
Range: $67K - $136K

$67K

$136K

$67,186 - $136,137 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Certified Public Accountant

$59,417

 /yr
Range: $52K - $97K

$52K

$97K

$52,198 - $97,177 Range

CyberCoders
4.1

CyberCoders

Certified Public Accountant

$127,718

 /yr
Range: $92K - $133K

$92K

$133K

$91,624 - $133,271 Range

Ascendo Resources
4.3

Ascendo Resources

Certified Public Accountant

$90,236

 /yr
Range: $86K - $112K

$86K

$112K

$86,071 - $111,782 Range

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firstPRO
4.7

firstPRO

Certified Public Accountant

$111,059

 /yr
Range: $72K - $153K

$72K

$153K

$72,300 - $152,707 Range

O2 Employment Services
5.0

O2 Employment Services

Certified Public Accountant

$83,294

 /yr
Range: $83K - $83K

$83K

$83K

$83,294 - $83,294 Range

The Forum Group
3.9

The Forum Group

Certified Public Accountant

$138,824

 /yr
Range: $75K - $139K

$75K

$139K

$74,965 - $138,824 Range

Leeds Professional Resources
4.7

Leeds Professional Resources

Certified Public Accountant

$116,216

 /yr
Range: $100K - $116K

$100K

$116K

$99,953 - $116,216 Range

Montage Services
3.7

Montage Services

Certified Public Accountant

$71,289

 /yr
Range: $71K - $79K

$71K

$79K

$70,665 - $78,736 Range

W Talent Group

W Talent Group

Certified Public Accountant

$134,814

 /yr
Range: $95K - $179K

$95K

$179K

$95,326 - $179,083 Range

Desmond CPA

Certified Public Accountant

$80,421

 /yr
Range: $80K - $80K

$80K

$80K

$80,421 - $80,421 Range

Robert Half
3.9

Robert Half

Certified Public Accountant

$85K

$101K

$85,472 - $100,895 Range

RSM
4.1

RSM

Certified Public Accountant

$60K

$76K

$60,380 - $75,542 Range

FirstService Residential
4.0

FirstService Residential

Certified Public Accountant

$122K

$132K

$121,970 - $132,333 Range

Oklahoma State University
4.3

Oklahoma State University

Certified Public Accountant

$65K

$73K

$65,143 - $73,318 Range

Baker Tilly US
4.0

Baker Tilly US

Certified Public Accountant

$65K

$86K

$64,834 - $86,419 Range

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
3.4

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

Certified Public Accountant - Monthly

$6K

$6K

$5,515 - $6,038 Range

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$180,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

8 days ago by a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 10 to 14 years of experience

$100

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 1 to 3 years of experience

$100,000

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10 days ago by a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with more than 15 years of experience

$65,000

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Cash Bonus$3,000/yr

11 days ago by a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 4 to 6 years of experience

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$45

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11 days ago by a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 10 to 14 years of experience

$75,000

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12 days ago by a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 7 to 9 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Certified Public Accountant salaries

The national average salary for a Certified Public Accountant is $78,525 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Certified Public Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 169 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Certified Public Accountant employees.

The highest salary for a Certified Public Accountant in United States is $118,572 per year.

The lowest salary for a Certified Public Accountant in United States is $52,004 per year.

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