Accounting Officer

Accounting Officer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$71,000
$42,000
Min 10%
$71,000
Median 50%
$121,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Encore Capital Group
Highest Paying City
Seattle, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
4.0 years
How much does an accounting officer make?
Accounting Officers in America make an average salary of $71,850 per year or $34.54 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $121,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $42,000 per year. Internet companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Accounting Officer jobs are Washington, Alaska, Oregon, North Dakota, and Minnesota. The typical tenure for an Accounting Officer is 4.0 years.

Average Accounting Officer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Accounting Officer makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Accounting Officers are Internet companies and Finance companies. Encore Capital Group and Outsource Partners International are the highest paying companies. Companies like State of Minnesota and Co-op Credit Union also report very competitive wages for Accounting Officers.

Average Accounting Officer Salary By Location

Accounting Officers in the United States of America make on average $71,850 a year or $34.54 per hour. Working in Seattle, WA as an Accounting Officer will pay you the highest wages at around $118,680 per year. Not only that, Seattle, WA also has an average entry-level salary of $66,000. Washington, Alaska, Oregon, North Dakota, and Minnesota are the states with the highest payscale for Accounting Officers. Mississippi, Florida, South Carolina, Arizona, and New Mexico are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Seattle, WA
$118,680
2
Portland, OR
$106,492
3
San Francisco, CA
$98,973
4
White Bear Lake, MN
$92,267
5
Cambridge, MA
$80,478

Average Accounting Officer Pay By Industry

Wages for Accounting Officers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Transportation companies, Hospitality companies, and Insurance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Accounting Officers. Salaries for Accounting Officers in Transportation companies average $91,394 annually, while Hospitality companies and Insurance companies pay $88,457 and $75,555, respectively. The types of companies that pay Accounting Officers the least are in the Finance industry, where the average annual salary is $67,689.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Transportation
$91,394
2
Hospitality
$88,457
3
Insurance
$75,555
4
Finance
$67,689

Recently Added Accounting Officer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of Minnesota
Accounting Officer
01/22/2020
$48,942
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Accounting Officer
12/24/2019
$84,688
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Accounting Officer
12/24/2019
$82,056
Randstad
Accounting Officer
12/18/2019
$175,000
State of Minnesota
Accounting Officer
12/13/2019
$48,942
State of Minnesota
Accounting Officer
11/09/2019
$41,551
State of Minnesota
Accounting Officer
10/24/2019
$43,493
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Accounting Officer
10/09/2019
$62,236
The County of Los Angeles
Accounting Officer
10/03/2019
$90,153
Army National Guard Units
Accounting Officer
08/26/2019
$76,730
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