Cost Accounting Manager Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Cost Accounting Manager make in District of Columbia? The average Cost Accounting Manager salary in District of Columbia is $136,531 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $120,881 and $153,135. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $120,881 10% $106,632 90% $168,251 75% $153,135 $136,531 50%(Median)
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Cost Accounting Manager ensures that costs for the company's products and services are allocated according to corporate procedures and in compliance financial accounting standards. Oversees the cost control systems, manages and interprets cost audits, and prepares cost accounting reports for presentation to top management. Being a Cost Accounting Manager gathers historical cost data (materials, labor, depreciation, operating expenses, etc.), to compare budgets with actual expenses. Manages the cost accounting staff to complete projects. Additionally, Cost Accounting Manager requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a Director. The Cost Accounting Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met, adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Cost Accounting Manager typically requires 5 years experience in a related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $135,844 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $135,844 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $135,844 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $135,844 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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