SENIOR ACCOUNTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$68,000
$51,000
Min 10%
$68,000
Median 50%
$91,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Rochester Regional Health
Highest Paying City
Redwood City, CA
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Average Experience Level
3.9 years
How much does a senior accountant make?
The national average salary for a Senior Accountant in the United States is $68,876 per year or $33.11 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $51,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $91,000. Most Senior Accountant jobs are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and District of Columbia have the highest paying Senior Accountant jobs. The typical employment for a Senior Accountant is 3.9 years.

Average Senior Accountant Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Senior Accountant makes. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Senior Accountants. Senior Accountants at Rochester Regional Health and Synopsys report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Google or Solera Holdings, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior Accountants.

Average Senior Accountant Salary By Location

As a Senior Accountant in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $68,876 per year or $33.11 per hour. The top city when it comes to Senior Accountant salaries is Redwood City, CA at $82,469 per year. The average entry-level salary in Redwood City, CA is $56,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Accountant salaries are Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, Pennsylvania, District of Columbia, Washington, and California. On the other hand, Arizona, Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma report the lowest wages for Senior Accountants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redwood City, CA
$82,469
2
Philadelphia, PA
$72,229
3
Wilmington, DE
$72,171
4
Jersey City, NJ
$71,687
5
New York, NY
$71,621

Average Senior Accountant Salary By Industry

Senior Accountant salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Utilities companies, Professional companies, and Finance companies pay their Senior Accountants well. Salaries for Senior Accountants in Utilities companies average $71,197 annually, while Professional companies and Finance companies pay $70,025 and $68,980, respectively. At $68,006, the average salary for Senior Accountants in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Utilities
$71,197
2
Professional
$70,025
3
Finance
$68,980
4
Manufacturing
$68,610
5
Health Care
$68,256

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Accountant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
GL Howard and Company CPAs, LLP
Senior Accountant
10/31/2019
$100,000
Advice Personnel
Senior Accountant
New York, NY
10/31/2019
$80,000
Otay Water District
Senior Accountant
San Diego, CA
10/31/2019
$90,612
Smith Arnold Partners
Senior Accountant
10/31/2019
$75,000
Volumetric Building Companies
Senior Accountant
Philadelphia, PA
10/31/2019
$65,000
The Ht Group
Senior Accountant
Austin, TX
10/31/2019
$70,000
Ascendo Resources
Senior Accountant
10/31/2019
$60,000
The Bolton Group
Senior Accountant
10/31/2019
$104,350
Gee Group
Senior Accountant
Columbus, OH
10/31/2019
$70,000
Accountemps
Senior Accountant
Seattle, WA
10/31/2019
$48,000
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