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How much does a Cost Accouuntant make?

Updated Sep 23, 2021

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$68,348 /yr
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2,958 salaries

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The national average salary for Cost Accouuntant is $68,348 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Cost Accouuntant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2958 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Cost Accouuntant employees.

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Burt's Bees
3.5

Burt's Bees

Cost Accouuntant
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$75K -$81K

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$75K

$81K

$74,938 - $80,796 Range

Alvarez & Marsal
4.1

Alvarez & Marsal

Senior Cost Accountant

$179,297

 /yr
Range: $147K - $213K

$147K

$213K

$146,843 - $212,816 Range

Dow
4.1

Dow

Cost Accountant

$78,420

 /yr
Range: $59K - $107K

$59K

$107K

$58,914 - $106,998 Range

Nestlé USA
4.1

Nestlé USA

Cost Accountant

$67,774

 /yr
Range: $59K - $83K

$59K

$83K

$58,739 - $82,565 Range

Flex
3.9

Flex

Cost Accountant

$68,974

 /yr
Range: $53K - $86K

$53K

$86K

$53,262 - $85,594 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Cost Accountant

$62,463

 /yr
Range: $61K - $87K

$61K

$87K

$60,710 - $86,666 Range

Foxconn Assembly
3.4

Foxconn Assembly

Cost Accountant

$51,411

 /yr
Range: $43K - $58K

$43K

$58K

$43,345 - $57,598 Range

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Inteplast Group
2.8

Inteplast Group

Cost Accountant

$64,195

 /yr
Range: $55K - $83K

$55K

$83K

$55,261 - $83,371 Range

Q-Edge

Cost Accountant

$52,772

 /yr
Range: $49K - $96K

$49K

$96K

$48,609 - $96,141 Range

PPG
3.5

PPG

Cost Accountant

$69,056

 /yr
Range: $59K - $77K

$59K

$77K

$59,414 - $77,271 Range

Emerson
3.8

Emerson

Cost Accountant

$61,172

 /yr
Range: $55K - $65K

$55K

$65K

$54,959 - $64,887 Range

National Oilwell Varco
3.5

National Oilwell Varco

Cost Accountant

$58,151

 /yr
Range: $52K - $78K

$52K

$78K

$51,590 - $77,646 Range

Richmond American Homes
3.7

Richmond American Homes

Cost Accountant

$61,542

 /yr
Range: $55K - $72K

$55K

$72K

$55,000 - $71,834 Range

BD
3.9

BD

Cost Accountant

$67,896

 /yr
Range: $60K - $80K

$60K

$80K

$60,457 - $80,244 Range

James Hardie
4.1

James Hardie

Cost Accountant

$64,588

 /yr
Range: $46K - $75K

$46K

$75K

$46,026 - $75,386 Range

RGP
4.1

RGP

Cost Accountant

$72,679

 /yr
Range: $70K - $85K

$70K

$85K

$69,689 - $84,842 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Senior Cost Accountant

$102,436

 /yr
Range: $81K - $120K

$81K

$120K

$81,379 - $120,241 Range

Reckitt
3.7

Reckitt

Cost Accountant

$64,471

 /yr
Range: $63K - $71K

$63K

$71K

$62,691 - $70,627 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Cost Accountant

$85,126

 /yr
Range: $73K - $120K

$73K

$120K

$73,351 - $119,539 Range

Land O'Lakes
4

Land O'Lakes

Cost Accountant

$64,506

 /yr
Range: $64K - $76K

$64K

$76K

$63,832 - $75,898 Range

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The national average salary for a Cost Accouuntant is $68,348 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Cost Accouuntant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2958 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Cost Accouuntant employees.

The highest salary for a Cost Accouuntant in United States is $106,445 per year.

The lowest salary for a Cost Accouuntant in United States is $43,886 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$26
hourly
A Client Accountant in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Cost Accountant in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Cost Accountant in the Albany, NY Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Albany, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Cost Accountant in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Cost Accountant in the Montgomery, AL Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Montgomery, AL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Plant Accountant in the Bakersfield, CA Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Bakersfield, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Plant Accountant in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Plant Accountant in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public