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Best states for a Senior Cost Accountant

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We wanted to look at where Senior Cost Accountants have it the best -- where there are plenty of jobs to go around and people get paid what they deserve during every phase of their career.

The median salary for Senior Cost Accountants in District of Columbia is $98,864.

Compare that to the median salary in Mississippi of $60,947, which ranked worst for Senior Cost Accountants, and you can see how your location is important for your career.

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The 10 Best States in America For Senior Cost Accountants in 2019

  1. District of Columbia
  2. Connecticut
  3. New York
  4. Texas
  5. Rhode Island
  6. New Jersey
  7. California
  8. Virginia
  9. Massachusetts
  10. Illinois
  • (226 jobs)
  • (337 jobs)
  • (1,159 jobs)
  • (2,049 jobs)
  • (79 jobs)
  • (712 jobs)
  • (3,426 jobs)
  • (821 jobs)
  • (767 jobs)
  • (1,164 jobs)

We used our most recent data to determine the states that are best for Senior Cost Accountant positions.

In order to rank the states, we needed to figure out not just where the jobs are located, but we also needed to establish how much these jobs paid.

So without further delay, here is the list of best states for Senior Cost Accountants.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Senior Cost Accountants in 2019

1. District of Columbia

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
226 $98,865 $86,000 $112,000 1.37
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in District of Columbia

2. Connecticut

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
337 $82,255 $72,000 $93,000 1.26
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in Connecticut

3. New York

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,159 $89,465 $78,000 $101,000 1.05
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in New York

4. Texas

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,049 $79,284 $72,000 $86,000 1.23
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in Texas

5. Rhode Island

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
79 $82,255 $72,000 $93,000 1.06
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in Rhode Island

6. New Jersey

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
712 $87,415 $76,000 $99,000 1.09
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in New Jersey

7. California

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
3,426 $86,260 $78,000 $95,000 1.26
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in California

8. Virginia

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
821 $82,255 $72,000 $93,000 0.98
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in Virginia

9. Massachusetts

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
767 $80,519 $70,000 $91,000 1.09
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in Massachusetts

10. Illinois

Total Senior Cost Accountant Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,164 $76,876 $67,000 $87,000 1.14
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Senior Cost Accountant Jobs in Illinois

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Senior Cost Accountant

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a Senior Cost Accountant

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