How much does a Director of Accounting make?

Updated Jul 24, 2021

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$120,507 /yr
Average Base Pay

355 salaries

$78K

Low

$121K

Average

$186K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Director of Accounting is $120,507 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Director of Accounting salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 355 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Director of Accounting employees.

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Director of Accounting$120,507 /yr
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McKesson
3.7

McKesson

Director of Accounting

$131,080

 /yr
Range: $115K - $175K
3 salaries
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$115K

$175K

$115,390 - $174,891 Range

The Art Institutes
2.8

The Art Institutes

Director of Accounting

$67,248

 /yr
Range: $47K - $96K

$47K

$96K

$46,541 - $95,903 Range

Avlon Industries
2.4

Avlon Industries

Director of Accounting

$86,461

 /yr
Range: $83K - $87K

$83K

$87K

$82,913 - $86,854 Range

Camber Pharmaceuticals
3.3

Camber Pharmaceuticals

Director of Accounting
About 

$94K -$175K

$94K

$175K

$94,104 - $174,976 Range

LeeSar
3

LeeSar

Director of Accounting
About 

$105K -$114K

$105K

$114K

$104,937 - $113,622 Range

Undisclosed

Director of Accounting
About 

$61K -$143K

$61K

$143K

$61,468 - $142,705 Range

Petland
3

Petland

Director of Accounting
About 

$78K -$83K

$78K

$83K

$78,269 - $83,451 Range

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Coupa Software Inc
4.3

Coupa Software Inc

Director of Accounting
About 

$177K -$193K

$177K

$193K

$176,562 - $193,347 Range

Pinkerton
3.7

Pinkerton

Director of Accounting
About 

$120K -$130K

$120K

$130K

$119,712 - $129,944 Range

Shutterfly
3.4

Shutterfly

Director of Accounting
About 

$159K -$184K

$159K

$184K

$158,801 - $183,715 Range

Resource Associates
2.9

Resource Associates

Director of Accounting - Hourly
About 

$23 -$25

 hourly

$23

$25

$23 - $25 Range

Juul Labs
3.4

Juul Labs

Director of Accounting
About 

$205K -$227K

$205K

$227K

$205,266 - $226,825 Range

Pickersgill Retirement Community
5

Pickersgill Retirement Community

Director of Accounting
About 

$95K -$105K

$95K

$105K

$95,441 - $105,104 Range

Fannie Mae
4

Fannie Mae

Director of Accounting
About 

$189K -$213K

$189K

$213K

$188,626 - $212,811 Range

VIP Wireless
3.9

VIP Wireless

Director of Accounting
About 

$135K -$146K

$135K

$146K

$134,723 - $145,928 Range

Milwaukee
3.2

Milwaukee

Director of Accounting
About 

$103K -$112K

$103K

$112K

$103,045 - $112,056 Range

Q² Solutions
3

Q² Solutions

Director of Accounting
About 

$130K -$141K

$130K

$141K

$130,077 - $141,150 Range

HR Exchange Network

Director of Accounting
About 

$109K -$135K

$109K

$135K

$109,281 - $134,796 Range

Carnival
3.8

Carnival

Director of Accounting
About 

$136K -$179K

$136K

$179K

$136,242 - $178,765 Range

Alliance Resource Group
4.8

Alliance Resource Group

Director of Accounting
About 

$150K -$162K

$150K

$162K

$150,162 - $162,278 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Director of Accounting salaries

The national average salary for a Director of Accounting is $120,507 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Director of Accounting salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 355 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Director of Accounting employees.

The highest salary for a Director of Accounting in United States is $186,424 per year.

The lowest salary for a Director of Accounting in United States is $77,898 per year.

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