How much does a Project Accountant make?

Updated Sep 18, 2021

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$64,903 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,102 salaries

$48K

Low

$65K

Average

$87K

High

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The national average salary for Project Accountant is $64,903 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Project Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1102 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Project Accountant employees.

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Hines Interests Limited Partnership
4

Hines Interests Limited Partnership

Project Accountant

$85,110

 /yr
Range: $71K - $105K
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$71K

$105K

$70,619 - $105,054 Range

AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Project Accountant

$63,850

 /yr
Range: $47K - $93K

$47K

$93K

$47,117 - $92,756 Range

M.C. Dean, Inc.
3.3

M.C. Dean, Inc.

Project Accountant

$79,303

 /yr
Range: $61K - $115K

$61K

$115K

$60,951 - $114,859 Range

Jacobs
3.8

Jacobs

Project Accountant

$58,807

 /yr
Range: $47K - $78K

$47K

$78K

$46,951 - $77,848 Range

Gensler
4

Gensler

Project Accountant

$66,610

 /yr
Range: $51K - $84K

$51K

$84K

$51,409 - $83,895 Range

HDR
4.1

HDR

Project Accountant

$64,499

 /yr
Range: $60K - $88K

$60K

$88K

$59,703 - $88,435 Range

Balfour Beatty
3.6

Balfour Beatty

Project Accountant

$66,769

 /yr
Range: $42K - $86K

$42K

$86K

$42,061 - $86,248 Range

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Stantec
3.8

Stantec

Project Accountant

$65,585

 /yr
Range: $46K - $87K

$46K

$87K

$45,976 - $87,090 Range

CH2M
3.5

CH2M

Project Accountant

$64,143

 /yr
Range: $46K - $84K

$46K

$84K

$45,718 - $83,873 Range

Kimley-Horn
4

Kimley-Horn

Project Accountant

$58,034

 /yr
Range: $51K - $87K

$51K

$87K

$51,217 - $86,654 Range

Turner Construction
4.2

Turner Construction

Project Accountant

$77,912

 /yr
Range: $57K - $96K

$57K

$96K

$57,422 - $95,767 Range

Suffolk Construction
4.3

Suffolk Construction

Project Accountant

$73,992

 /yr
Range: $56K - $93K

$56K

$93K

$55,530 - $93,160 Range

Shawmut Design and Construction
3.7

Shawmut Design and Construction

Project Accountant

$76,139

 /yr
Range: $64K - $103K

$64K

$103K

$64,189 - $102,536 Range

JBG SMITH
3.9

JBG SMITH

Project Accountant

$75,466

 /yr
Range: $69K - $97K

$69K

$97K

$68,691 - $96,831 Range

PCL Construction
4.1

PCL Construction

Project Accountant

$60,604

 /yr
Range: $47K - $88K

$47K

$88K

$47,436 - $87,747 Range

Black & Veatch
4.1

Black & Veatch

Project Accountant

$53,886

 /yr
Range: $48K - $68K

$48K

$68K

$48,497 - $68,200 Range

Lendlease
3.8

Lendlease

Project Accountant

$62,643

 /yr
Range: $58K - $86K

$58K

$86K

$57,669 - $85,851 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Project Accountant

$56,198

 /yr
Range: $45K - $79K

$45K

$79K

$45,217 - $79,452 Range

Lumen
3.3

Lumen

Project Accountant

$65,930

 /yr
Range: $63K - $70K

$63K

$70K

$63,255 - $70,454 Range

WSP
3.6

WSP

Project Accountant

$71,628

 /yr
Range: $57K - $93K

$57K

$93K

$57,065 - $92,949 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Project Accountant salaries

The national average salary for a Project Accountant is $64,903 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Project Accountant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1102 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Project Accountant employees.

The highest salary for a Project Accountant in United States is $87,086 per year.

The lowest salary for a Project Accountant in United States is $48,370 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$74,880
per year
A Project Accountant in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $74,880 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$47,500
per year
A Project Accountant in the Lubbock, TX Area area reported making $47,500 per year
Job Highlights
Lubbock, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$46,800
per year
A Project Accountant in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $46,800 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Project Accountant in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$29
hourly
A Construction Project Accountant in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$65,000
per year
A Project Accountant in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$48,500
per year
A Project Accountant in the Cape Coral, FL Area area reported making $48,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cape Coral, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$21
hourly
A Project Accountant in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Project Accountant in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private