JUNIOR ACCOUNTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$45,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$45,000
Median 50%
$63,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Publicis Sapient
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a junior accountant make?
Junior Accountants in America make, on average, $45,520 a year or $21.89 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 31,000. The top 10 percent earn over $63,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $32,000 annually. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Junior Accountant salaries are New Jersey, Delaware, New York, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. The typical tenure for a Junior Accountant is 2.5 years.
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Average Junior Accountant Salary By Company

Junior Accountants report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Junior Accountant jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Companies like Publicis Sapient or Hebrew Home Of Greater Washington will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Marshall's Inc. and U-Haul pay their Junior Accountants very well.

Average Junior Accountant Salary By Location

Junior Accountants in the United States of America make on average $45,520 a year or $21.89 per hour. Junior Accountants make the most in San Jose, CA at about $49,967 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Jose, CA is $33,000. New Jersey, Delaware, New York, Maryland, and Pennsylvania are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, and Tennessee report the lowest wages for Junior Accountants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$49,967
2
Cherry Hill, NJ
$48,674
3
New York, NY
$48,246
4
Baltimore, MD
$47,411
5
Washington, DC
$46,649

Average Junior Accountant Salary By Industry

Wages for Junior Accountants can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Insurance companies, Professional companies, and Finance companies tend to have the highest salaries for Junior Accountants. Salaries for Junior Accountants in Insurance companies average $46,646 annually, while Professional companies and Finance companies pay $46,393 and $46,215, respectively. The average salary for Junior Accountants in the Health Care industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $43,347.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Insurance
$46,646
2
Professional
$46,393
3
Finance
$46,215
4
Hospitality
$45,657
5
Manufacturing
$45,221

RECENTLY ADDED Junior Accountant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Accountemps
Junior Accountant
10/31/2019
$27,131
Accountemps
Junior Accountant
10/31/2019
$40,000
Family-Owned Retail Service Company
Junior Accountant
10/31/2019
$55,000
Atrium Staffing
Junior Accountant
10/31/2019
$52,000
10/31/2019
$37,566
Beverly Hills Dermatology Consultants
Junior Accountant
10/31/2019
$62,610
Robert Half
Junior Accountant
10/28/2019
$29,740
Robert Half
Junior Accountant
10/25/2019
$31,305
Kelly Services
Junior Accountant
10/23/2019
$44,161
Randstad
Junior Accountant
10/23/2019
$41,740
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