Accountant/Consultant

Accountant/Consultant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$65,000
$46,000
Min 10%
$65,000
Median 50%
$92,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Executive Management Company
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does an accountant/consultant make?
Accountant/Consultants in the US make on average $65,963 annually or $31.71 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $92,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $46,000. Hospitality companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Accountant/Consultant salaries include District of Columbia, Alaska, New York, New Jersey, and Virginia. The typical tenure for an Accountant/Consultant is 2.8 years.
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Average Accountant/Consultant Salary By Location

As an Accountant/Consultant in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $65,963 per year or $31.71 per hour. Working in New York, NY as an Accountant/Consultant will pay you the highest wages at around $81,272 per year. Even as an entry-level Accountant/Consultant, you will make $50,000 per year in New York, NY. The highest earning states when it comes to Accountant/Consultant salaries are District of Columbia, Alaska, New York, New Jersey, and Virginia. The lowest earning states are Maine, Wyoming, Nevada, Mississippi, and Idaho.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
New York, NY
$81,272
2
San Francisco, CA
$79,296
3
Cherry Hill, NJ
$77,717
4
Gaithersburg, MD
$71,961
5
Chicago, IL
$69,288

Average Accountant/Consultant Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Accountant/Consultant makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Accountant/Consultants are Hospitality companies and Professional companies. Executive Management Company and Kao are the best paying companies for Accountant/Consultants. Companies like IBM and Staples also report very competitive wages for Accountant/Consultants.

Average Accountant/Consultant Pay By Industry

Accountant/Consultant salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Insurance companies, Technology companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Accountant/Consultants. Insurance companies pay Accountant/Consultants an average salary of $68,859, Technology companies pay $67,682, and Health Care companys come in at $66,852. The types of companies that pay Accountant/Consultants the least are in the Transportation industry, where the average annual salary is $63,464.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Insurance
$68,859
2
Technology
$67,682
3
Health Care
$66,852
4
Telecommunication
$65,710
5
Finance
$65,345

Recently Added Accountant/Consultant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of North Carolina
Accountant/Consultant
01/29/2020
$60,530
Wells Fargo
Accountant/Consultant
01/22/2020
$74,000
Robert Half
Accountant/Consultant
12/19/2019
$35,479
Randstad
Accountant/Consultant
11/07/2019
$41,740
Accountemps
Accountant/Consultant
09/26/2019
$50,000
Vacation Innovations
Accountant/Consultant
08/05/2019
$20,870
Anderson Frank
Accountant/Consultant
07/01/2019
$83,480
Lands' End
Accountant/Consultant
05/23/2019
$31,827