CORPORATE ACCOUNTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$58,000
$43,000
Min 10%
$58,000
Median 50%
$78,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Entercom
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a corporate accountant make?
The national average salary for a Corporate Accountant in the U.S. is $58,887 annually or $28.31 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 34,000. The top 10 percent earn over $78,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $44,000 annually. Most Corporate Accountant jobs are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Delaware, Washington, New Jersey, Maryland, and District of Columbia are some of the states with the best Corporate Accountant salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Corporate Accountant is 3.0 years.

Average Corporate Accountant Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Corporate Accountant makes. Professional companies and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Entercom and Dassault Systemes Americas Corp are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like International Seaways or Oasis Outsourcing, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Corporate Accountants.

Average Corporate Accountant Salary By Location

As a Corporate Accountant in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $58,887 per year or $28.31 per hour. Working in San Jose, CA as a Corporate Accountant will pay you the highest wages at around $65,380 per year. The average starting salary in San Jose, CA for Corporate Accountants is $43,000. Delaware, Washington, New Jersey, Maryland, and District of Columbia are the states with the highest payscale for Corporate Accountants. Kentucky, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama, and Tennessee are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$65,380
2
Bellevue, WA
$60,520
3
Philadelphia, PA
$60,115
4
Edison, NJ
$59,641
5
New York, NY
$59,567

Average Corporate Accountant Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Corporate Accountant works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Utilities companies, Hospitality companies, and Technology companies pay higher-than-average wages for Corporate Accountants. Utilities companies pay their Corporate Accountants the highest wages, averaging $65,822 per year. Hospitality companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $60,896 and $59,594, respectively. The types of companies that pay Corporate Accountants the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $55,919.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$65,822
2
Hospitality
$60,896
3
Technology
$59,594
4
Professional
$58,084
5
Insurance
$58,019

RECENTLY ADDED Corporate Accountant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Targetcw
Corporate Accountant
10/24/2019
$156,525
Robert Half
Corporate Accountant
10/22/2019
$55,000
Randstad
Corporate Accountant
10/10/2019
$60,000
Robert Half
Corporate Accountant
10/07/2019
$75,000
Randstad
Corporate Accountant
10/05/2019
$55,000
Randstad
Corporate Accountant
10/02/2019
$65,000
Randstad
Corporate Accountant
09/28/2019
$83,480
Taylor White Accounting and Finance
Corporate Accountant
09/25/2019
$55,000
Robert Half
Corporate Accountant
09/21/2019
$60,000
Robert Half
Corporate Accountant
09/19/2019
$65,000
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