How much does a Cost Accountant I make in the United States? The average Cost Accountant I salary in the United States is $62,284 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $56,364 and $68,211. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Cost Accountant I determines and implements cost accounting procedures and methods. Responsible for the preparation and analysis of cost reports and costing audits. Being a Cost Accountant I examines and reviews unusual cost records and ensures cost data is allocated correctly. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Cost Accountant I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Cost Accountant I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
CPI Aerostructures, Inc. engages in the contract production of structural aircraft parts for fixed wing aircraft and helicopters in the commercial and defense markets. The company also offers aero systems, such as reconnaissance pod structures and fuel panel systems; and supplies parts for maintenance, repair, and over... More
CPI AEROSTRUCTURES INC
Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
What does a Cost Accountant I do?
Cost Accountant I in Acton, MA
Assist with various projects and accounting matters and drive value within the business.
December 29, 2019
Provide support for accounting for new business initiatives.
April 19, 2020
Cost Accountant I in Alameda, CA
Develop, analyze and interpret data on current processes to support operations for improved material, labor and machine utilization, as well as capturing cost of quality and waste.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Cost Accountant I in the United States. The base salary for Cost Accountant I ranges from $56,364 to $68,211 with the average base salary of $62,284. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $57,450 to $69,989 with the average total cash compensation of $63,295.