SENIOR STAFF ACCOUNTANT SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$66,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$66,000
Median 50%
$87,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Carnival Cruise Line
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a senior staff accountant make?
Senior Staff Accountants in America make, on average, $66,284 a year or $31.87 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $87,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $50,000 per year. Most Senior Staff Accountant jobs are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Senior Staff Accountant salaries are Alaska, California, Washington, Maryland, and Delaware. The typical employment in the position spans 3.8 years.

Average Senior Staff Accountant Salary By Company

If you are a Senior Staff Accountant, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Senior Staff Accountants are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. Carnival Cruise Line and The Braun Corporation are the best paying companies for Senior Staff Accountants. If you can find a job at a company like Eversource Energy or Bradley, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior Staff Accountants.

Average Senior Staff Accountant Salary By Location

Senior Staff Accountants in the US makes an average salary of $66,284 per year or $31.87 per hour. The top city when it comes to Senior Staff Accountant salaries is San Francisco, CA at $81,213 per year. The San Francisco, CA average entry-level salary for Senior Staff Accountants is $55,000. Some of the states with the best Senior Staff Accountant salaries are Alaska, California, Washington, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, and District of Columbia. South Dakota, Minnesota, North Dakota, Idaho, and Wyoming are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$81,213
2
Seattle, WA
$70,487
3
Philadelphia, PA
$69,409
4
Baltimore, MD
$69,294
5
Reston, VA
$68,947

Average Senior Staff Accountant Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Senior Staff Accountant works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Hospitality companies, Manufacturing companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Senior Staff Accountants. Hospitality companies pay Senior Staff Accountants an average salary of $67,113, Manufacturing companies pay $66,779, and Retail companys come in at $66,530. The average salary for Senior Staff Accountants in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $64,884.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$67,113
2
Manufacturing
$66,779
3
Retail
$66,530
4
Health Care
$66,527
5
Professional
$65,885

RECENTLY ADDED Senior Staff Accountant SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
YMCA
Senior Staff Accountant
10/31/2019
$48,000
Robert Half
Senior Staff Accountant
10/29/2019
$54,262
Robert Half
Senior Staff Accountant
10/29/2019
$50,000
Staff Financial Group
Senior Staff Accountant
10/26/2019
$55,000
Randstad
Senior Staff Accountant
10/25/2019
$62,610
Randstad
Senior Staff Accountant
10/25/2019
$80,000
Robert Half
Senior Staff Accountant
10/23/2019
$68,871
Robert Half
Senior Staff Accountant
10/23/2019
$55,000
Kelly Services
Senior Staff Accountant
10/23/2019
$58,436
Robert Half
Senior Staff Accountant
10/22/2019
$52,175
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