How much does a Cost Accountant III make in Los Angeles, CA? The average Cost Accountant III salary in Los Angeles, CA is $99,841 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $90,790 and $109,370. 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. 

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Job Description for Cost Accountant III

Cost Accountant III determines and implements cost accounting procedures and methods. Responsible for the preparation and analysis of cost reports and costing audits. Being a Cost Accountant III examines and reviews unusual cost records and ensures cost data is allocated correctly. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Cost Accountant III typically reports to a manager. The Cost Accountant III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Cost Accountant III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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