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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Forensic Accounting make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$90,517 / yrTotal Pay
$61,835 / yrBase Pay
$28,682 / yrAdditional Pay

$90,517

 / yr
$50K$296K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Forensic Accounting is $90,517 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $61,835 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 $28,682 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.

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New York County District Attorney
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Forensic AccountingSee 4 salaries from all locations26 open jobs

$67,967

 / yr

$6,317

 / mo

$5,341

 / mo

$6,293

 / mo

$5,897

 / mo

$70,913

 / yr

$64,662

 / yr

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$80,113

 / yr

$5,760

 / mo

$6,083

 / mo

$64,379

 / yr

$78,081

 / yr

$70,522

 / yr

$82,927

 / yr

$6,683

 / mo

$5,994

 / mo

$5,470

 / mo

$6,103

 / mo
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What is the pay outlook for Finance & Accounting?

Jobs in finance and accounting are expected to see continued demand, with employment growth linked to the health of the broader economy. These jobs will continue to offer above average pay but usually require higher education or certification to enter the field. While automation will replace many common tasks, it is not expected to reduce the need for these employees; it will instead allow them to focus on core soft skills like advising clients and analyzing trends.

Recent forensic accounting Salaries

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Accountant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$68,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Accounting

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$21

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Accountant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$65,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Accountant

United States of America

 | <1 year

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Accounting Clerk

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$45,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Accountant

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Accountant

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$82,500

/yr

$75K | $8K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday

Forensic Accounting pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Forensic Accounting is $61,835 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Forensic Accounting salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 23 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Forensic Accounting employees.

The highest salary for a Forensic Accounting in United States is $82,079 per year.

The lowest salary for a Forensic Accounting in United States is $46,584 per year.

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