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Updated Jun 22, 2021

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$76,809 /yr
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11,626 salaries

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The national average salary for a Senior Accountant is $76,809 in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Accountant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 11,626 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Accountant employees.

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Senior Accountant$76,809 /yr
L4
Adjunct Accountant$60,295 /yr
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Dempsey Vantrease & Follis

Senior Accountants
About 

$77K -$84K

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$77K

$84K

$77,441 - $84,398 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Accountants and Auditors

$66,160

 /yr
Range: $54K - $238K

$54K

$238K

$53,558 - $237,818 Range

AWP
2.9

AWP

Traffic Controller - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $15

$10

$15

$10 - $15 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Air Traffic Controller

$52,221

 /yr
Range: $24K - $90K

$24K

$90K

$23,751 - $89,925 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Staff Accountant

$63,470

 /yr
Range: $47K - $229K

$47K

$229K

$47,240 - $229,151 Range

State Street
3.4

State Street

Fund Accountant

$43,509

 /yr
Range: $32K - $79K

$32K

$79K

$32,286 - $78,837 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Senior Tax Accountant

$78,271

 /yr
Range: $56K - $152K

$56K

$152K

$55,908 - $152,476 Range

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BNY Mellon
3.5

BNY Mellon

Fund Accountant

$46,854

 /yr
Range: $38K - $82K

$38K

$82K

$38,359 - $82,364 Range

Baker Tilly US
4

Baker Tilly US

Staff Accountant

$61,196

 /yr
Range: $48K - $84K

$48K

$84K

$48,421 - $83,676 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Senior Accountant

$78,779

 /yr
Range: $60K - $103K

$60K

$103K

$60,238 - $103,394 Range

Enterprise
3.4

Enterprise

Staff Accountant

$51,054

 /yr
Range: $38K - $71K

$38K

$71K

$37,603 - $71,272 Range

Hotta Liesenberg Saito
3.2

Hotta Liesenberg Saito

Accountant

$57,234

 /yr
Range: $51K - $78K

$51K

$78K

$51,235 - $77,987 Range

FAA
4.1

FAA

Air Traffic Controller

$122,306

 /yr
Range: $38K - $212K

$38K

$212K

$37,854 - $212,369 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Staff Accountant

$54,115

 /yr
Range: $33K - $104K

$33K

$104K

$33,171 - $104,442 Range

Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Staff Accountant

$117,558

 /yr
Range: $70K - $119K

$70K

$119K

$69,976 - $118,535 Range

PwC
3.9

PwC

Accountant

$65,565

 /yr
Range: $36K - $151K

$36K

$151K

$36,213 - $151,233 Range

Novogradac & Company
4

Novogradac & Company

Staff Accountant

$56,414

 /yr
Range: $48K - $74K

$48K

$74K

$48,112 - $73,974 Range

Baker Tilly US
4

Baker Tilly US

Senior Accountant

$72,986

 /yr
Range: $59K - $96K

$59K

$96K

$59,313 - $95,897 Range

TravelCenters of America
3

TravelCenters of America

Accountant

$49,569

 /yr
Range: $44K - $58K

$44K

$58K

$44,414 - $58,394 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Accountant

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $34K - $121K

$34K

$121K

$34,497 - $120,909 Range

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$66,850
per year
A Senior Financial Accountant in the Fargo, ND Area area reported making $66,850 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Fargo, ND Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Senior Accountant in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Senior Accountant in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Senior Accountant in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$52,000
per year
A Senior Accountant in the Springfield, MO Area area reported making $52,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Springfield, MO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$73,860
per year
A Senior Accountant in the Tulsa, OK Area area reported making $73,860 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Tulsa, OK Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Senior Accountant in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$85,000
per year
An Assurance Senior in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private