How much does a Staff Accountant make?

Updated Jun 14, 2021

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$56,060 /yr
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19,205 salaries

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$73K

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The national average salary for a Staff Accountant is $56,060 in United States. Filter by location to see Staff Accountant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 19,205 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Accountant employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Staff Accountant$56,060 /yr
L5
Principal Accountant$95,357 /yr
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$62,341

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$46,000

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$52,758

per year

Junior Staff Accountant

$47,923

per year

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Samet(Chestnut Hill MA)

Staff Accountants - Hourly
About 

$24 -$25

 hourly
1 salaries
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$24

$25

$24 - $25 Range

EY

Staff Accountant

$63,041

 /yr
Range: $47K - $97K

$47K

$97K

$47,240 - $97,301 Range

Baker Tilly US
4

Baker Tilly US

Staff Accountant

$61,051

 /yr
Range: $48K - $79K

$48K

$79K

$48,421 - $79,141 Range

Enterprise
3.4

Enterprise

Staff Accountant

$51,054

 /yr
Range: $38K - $71K

$38K

$71K

$37,603 - $71,272 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Staff Accountant

$54,115

 /yr
Range: $34K - $104K

$34K

$104K

$33,759 - $104,442 Range

Qualcomm
4.1

Qualcomm

Staff Accountant

$117,558

 /yr
Range: $70K - $119K

$70K

$119K

$69,976 - $118,535 Range

Novogradac & Company
4

Novogradac & Company

Staff Accountant

$56,414

 /yr
Range: $48K - $74K

$48K

$74K

$48,112 - $73,974 Range

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Myers and Stauffer
3.9

Myers and Stauffer

Staff Accountant

$54,959

 /yr
Range: $46K - $74K

$46K

$74K

$46,165 - $73,582 Range

Wipfli
4.1

Wipfli

Staff Accountant

$58,904

 /yr
Range: $49K - $69K

$49K

$69K

$49,403 - $68,525 Range

Deloitte
3.9

Deloitte

Staff Accountant

$61,012

 /yr
Range: $45K - $78K

$45K

$78K

$45,247 - $78,409 Range

Carr Riggs & Ingram
4

Carr Riggs & Ingram

Staff Accountant

$54,959

 /yr
Range: $41K - $69K

$41K

$69K

$40,760 - $69,452 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Tax Staff Accountant

$62,983

 /yr
Range: $37K - $78K

$37K

$78K

$36,757 - $77,501 Range

Moss Adams LLP
3.8

Moss Adams LLP

Staff Accountant

$60,360

 /yr
Range: $53K - $71K

$53K

$71K

$52,768 - $71,377 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Staff Accountant II

$67,630

 /yr
Range: $55K - $77K

$55K

$77K

$55,344 - $76,873 Range

Marcum LLP
3.5

Marcum LLP

Staff Accountant

$67,290

 /yr
Range: $55K - $83K

$55K

$83K

$55,000 - $83,000 Range

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Staff Accountant

$51,723

 /yr
Range: $31K - $78K

$31K

$78K

$31,077 - $77,584 Range

Cherry Bekaert LLP
4

Cherry Bekaert LLP

Staff Accountant

$59,439

 /yr
Range: $47K - $68K

$47K

$68K

$47,384 - $67,780 Range

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)
3.8

CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen)

Staff Accountant

$59,309

 /yr
Range: $43K - $71K

$43K

$71K

$42,633 - $71,288 Range

Caterpillar
3.9

Caterpillar

Staff Accountant

$85,000

 /yr
Range: $62K - $138K

$62K

$138K

$62,055 - $138,126 Range

WithumSmith + Brown
4.3

WithumSmith + Brown

Staff Accountant

$64,428

 /yr
Range: $55K - $73K

$55K

$73K

$54,740 - $72,658 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Staff Accountant salaries

The average salary for a Staff Accountant is $56,060 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 19205 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Staff Accountant employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Staff Accountant in United States is $73,408 per year.

The lowest salary for a Staff Accountant in United States is $42,812 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$66,000
per year
A Staff Accountant in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $66,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Staff Accountant in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$56,000
per year
A Staff Accountant in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $56,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$54,000
per year
A Staff Accountant in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
A Staff Accountant in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$43,866
per year
A Staff Accountant in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $43,866 per year
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private