How much does a Certified Accountant make? The average Certified Accountant salary is $54,665 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $48,882 and $66,788. 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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Overview If you are a highly motivated individual with an active unrestricted credential (CPA/EA/Practicing Attorney) and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete ...
Intuit - 27 days ago
Licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) required * Accounting experience or knowledge of the not-for-profit industry preferred * Familiarity with multiple commercial accounting software packages ...
Appcast Agency - 42 days ago
Skylight Recruiting - Hampton , VA
We are looking for a Financial Analyst CPA with at least 5 years of experience in the manufacturing industry. Responsibilities: Identifies key levers to drive business improvement and providing ...
Monster - 1 day ago
Gerber & Co Inc is seeking a Senior Tax Accountant for our growing Memphis, TN CPA office. Above-market compensation package + Generous Signing Bonus! Relocation Costs Covered Too! We are looking for ...
ZipRecruiter - 29 days ago
CyberCoders - Virginia Beach , VA
Staff Accountant Apply if you are an experienced Staff Accountant looking for a growing CPA firm! Title: Staff Accountant Location: Virginia Beach, VA 23462 Based in the beautiful city of Virginia ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 1 day ago
Goodwin Recruiting - Staunton , VA
Need a CPA for a Tax Accountant position. Potential to Advance to Partner! CPA- Tax Accountant Responsibilities: * Consultation and Preparation of Individual, Business, and Corporate Taxes * Research ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago

Certified Accountant Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Certified Accountant between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Certified Accountant in each city.
Click to see the salary for Certified Accountant in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $68,331
Washington, DC $60,853
Miami, FL $53,217
Chicago, IL $57,994
Boston, MA $61,591
New York, NY $65,762
Dallas, TX $54,310
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What is the average salary for Certified Accountant in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Certified Accountant in the United States. The base salary for Certified Accountant ranges from $48,882 to $66,788 with the average base salary of $54,665. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $48,882 to $66,788 with the average total cash compensation of $54,665.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $54,665 $48,882 - $66,788
Bonus $0 $0 - $0
Total Pay $54,665 $48,882 - $66,788
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What's the difference between Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Accountant?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Certified Accountant is $54,665, and the average salary of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is $0. The average salary of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is lower than Certified Accountant. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Certified Accountant, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Certified Accountant. a Certified Accountant Salary in New Britain, CT is $59,039 as of October 28, 2020; a Certified Accountant Salary in Barnstable, MA is $57,645 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Certified Accountant vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Certified Accountant?
Salary ranges for a Certified Accountant can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020