How much does a Cost Accountant IV make in the United States? The average Cost Accountant IV salary in the United States is $109,268 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $98,060 and $123,301. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Cost Accountant IV

Cost Accountant IV determines and implements cost accounting procedures and methods. Responsible for the preparation and analysis of cost reports and costing audits. Being a Cost Accountant IV examines and reviews unusual cost records and ensures cost data is allocated correctly. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Cost Accountant IV typically reports to a manager. The Cost Accountant IV work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Cost Accountant IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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LTC is a real estate investment trust (REIT) investing in seniors housing and health care properties primarily through sale-leasebacks, mortgage financing, joint-ventures and structured finance solutions including preferred equity and mezzanine lending. LTC holds more than 200 investments in 28 states with 29 operating... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
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