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How much does a Private Equity Accountant make?

Updated Sep 16, 2021

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$72,331 /yr
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$48K

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$72K

Average

$109K

High

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The national average salary for Private Equity Accountant is $72,331 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Private Equity Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 8 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Private Equity Accountant employees.

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BNY Mellon
3.5

BNY Mellon

Private Equity Accountant
About 

$50K -$54K

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$50K

$54K

$49,651 - $53,678 Range

Fortress Investment Group
3.8

Fortress Investment Group

Private Equity Accountant
About 

$72K -$85K

$72K

$85K

$72,463 - $85,339 Range

SS&C
3.1

SS&C

Private Equity Accountant
About 

$63K -$68K

$63K

$68K

$63,248 - $67,707 Range

Essex Property Trust
4.4

Essex Property Trust

Private Equity Accountant
About 

$81K -$90K

$81K

$90K

$81,291 - $89,796 Range

Citco
3.4

Citco

Private Equity Accountant
About 

$71K -$77K

$71K

$77K

$70,977 - $77,031 Range

HarbourVest
4.6

HarbourVest

Private Equity Accountant
About 

$81K -$89K

$81K

$89K

$80,772 - $88,766 Range

PPM America
4.4

PPM America

Private Equity Accountant - Hourly Intern
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

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STRAIT
4.6

STRAIT

Private Equity Fund Accountant
About 

$58K -$62K

$58K

$62K

$57,929 - $62,178 Range

HarbourVest
4.6

HarbourVest

Senior Private Equity Accountant
About 

$92K -$107K

$92K

$107K

$91,759 - $106,518 Range

Fortress Investment Group
3.8

Fortress Investment Group

Private Equity Senior Accountant
About 

$106K -$127K

$106K

$127K

$105,958 - $126,942 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Private Equity Fund Accountant
About 

$94K -$101K

$94K

$101K

$93,604 - $100,597 Range

SS&C
3.1

SS&C

Private Equity Fund Accountant
About 

$52K -$56K

$52K

$56K

$52,246 - $56,487 Range

SEI Investments
3.7

SEI Investments

Private Equity Fund Accountant
About 

$43K -$46K

$43K

$46K

$42,651 - $45,847 Range

Gen II Fund Services
3.4

Gen II Fund Services

Private Equity Fund Accountant
About 

$50K -$54K

$50K

$54K

$49,724 - $53,904 Range

ALPS
2.9

ALPS

Private Equity Fund Accountant
About 

$54K -$59K

$54K

$59K

$54,206 - $59,257 Range

SS&C
3.1

SS&C

Senior Private Equity Accountant
About 

$92K -$98K

$92K

$98K

$92,008 - $97,856 Range

SEI Investments
3.7

SEI Investments

Senior Private Equity Accountant
About 

$42K -$45K

$42K

$45K

$42,126 - $45,404 Range

Wexford Capital
3.4

Wexford Capital

Senior Private Equity Accountant
About 

$126K -$135K

$126K

$135K

$125,696 - $135,379 Range

Apollo Global Management
3.1

Apollo Global Management

Private Equity Controller - Monthly Intern
About 

$3K -$3K

$3K

$3K

$2,565 - $2,784 Range

Kohlberg & Company
5

Kohlberg & Company

Private Equity Controller
About 

$170K -$183K

$170K

$183K

$169,561 - $182,917 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Private Equity Accountant salaries

The national average salary for a Private Equity Accountant is $72,331 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Private Equity Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 8 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Private Equity Accountant employees.

The highest salary for a Private Equity Accountant in United States is $109,318 per year.

The lowest salary for a Private Equity Accountant in United States is $47,858 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Private Equity Accountant or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Private Equity Accountant.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent private equity accountant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$70,000
per year
An Equity Research Analyst in the Bridgeport, CT Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$144k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Bridgeport, CT Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$69,999
per year
An Equity Research Analyst in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $69,999 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Private Equity Accountant in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$12,000
per year
An Equity Research Analyst in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $12,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$130,000
per year
An Equity Research Analyst in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Additional Pay
$30k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A SFA Private Equity in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$72,000
per year
An Equity Research in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
An Equity Research in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Private Equity in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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