Senior Cost Accountant

Senior Cost Accountant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$67,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$67,000
Median 50%
$89,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Saint-Gobain
Highest Paying City
Burlingame, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a senior cost accountant make?
The national average salary for a Senior Cost Accountant in the United States is $67,416 per year or $32.41 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $50,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $89,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Cost Accountants are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. States with the highest Senior Cost Accountant salaries include District of Columbia, Alaska, New York, New Jersey, and California. The typical employment for a Senior Cost Accountant is 3.7 years.

Average Senior Cost Accountant Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Cost Accountant in the USA is $67,416 annually or $32.41 hourly. The city with the highest Senior Cost Accountant salary is Burlingame, CA at $94,791 per year. The Burlingame, CA average entry-level salary for Senior Cost Accountants is $62,000. District of Columbia, Alaska, New York, New Jersey, and California are the top 5 highest earning states for Senior Cost Accountants. On the other hand, Idaho, South Carolina, Vermont, Mississippi, and Maine report the lowest wages for Senior Cost Accountants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Burlingame, CA
$94,791
2
San Antonio, TX
$78,468
3
Boulder, CO
$74,727
4
Baltimore, MD
$73,554
5
Danbury, CT
$72,443

Average Senior Cost Accountant Salary By Company

Senior Cost Accountants can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Cost Accountants are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Saint-Gobain and FTI Consulting are the best paying companies for Senior Cost Accountants. Also, companies like GKN Aerospace North America and Tesla pay their Senior Cost Accountants very well.

Average Senior Cost Accountant Pay By Industry

Wages for Senior Cost Accountants can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Retail companies, and Automotive companies pay their Senior Cost Accountants well. Health Care companies pay Senior Cost Accountants an average salary of $70,013, Retail companies pay $69,082, and Automotive companys come in at $67,360. The average salary for Senior Cost Accountants in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $66,793.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$70,013
2
Retail
$69,082
3
Automotive
$67,360
4
Technology
$66,863
5
Manufacturing
$66,793

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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