Chartered Accountant Salary in the United States

How much does a Chartered Accountant make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Chartered Accountant in the United States is $39 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $34 and $44. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Chartered Accountant?

Chartered accountants were the first accountants to form a professional accounting body, initially established in Scotland in 1854. The Edinburgh Society of Accountants (1854), the Glasgow Institute of Accountants and Actuaries (1854) and the Aberdeen Society of Accountants (1867) were each granted a royal charter almost from their inception. The title is an internationally recognised professional designation; the certified public accountant designation is generally equivalent to it. Chartered accountants work in all fields of business and finance, including auditing, taxation, financial and...

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

See user submitted job responsibilities for Chartered Accountant.

Understand the total hourly compensation opportunity for a Chartered Accountant, hourly wage plus other pay elements

Average Hourly Wage

Core compensation

 
 
 
34
44
39

Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

Includes base and short-term incentives

 
 
 
35
46
40
These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Chartered Accountant in the United States. The average hourly rate for Chartered Accountant ranges from $34 to $44 with the average hourly pay of $39. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $35 to $46 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $40.

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

34
44

 

Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
Job Openings for Chartered Accountant
Johnson Service Group - Santa Clarita , CA
Desired certifications include CPA, CMA, CIMA and/or ACCA. Location: Santa Clarita, CA Type of employment: 8-12 month consulting position Company Description JSG has been establishing its position as ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
... - CPA preferred - MBA preferred -Proficient in multi-tasking required -Excellent analytical and conceptual skills and ability to troubleshoot required -Experienced in project management and ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) - Atlanta , GA
The Accounting Manager role is a new position due to growth and will report directly to the Controller * With almost 50 years of history, the company is in a high acquisition phase, creating ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS) - Towson , MD
... A is a plus * 5+ years of full-cycle accounting experience within the nonprofit industry * Strong MS Excel skills and experience working with accounting systems * Great personality with strong ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Expert Support Inc - Los Altos , CA
HR and Accounting Manager Founded in 1990, Expert Support provides technical writing, editing and consulting services to a number of Silicon Valley companies. Clients include industry leaders like ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Ashton Lane Group - Washington D.C. , DC
... A preferred For immediate consideration, please forward resume and contact details to: info@ashtonlanegroup.com Ashton Lane Group is a boutique executive recruitment firm serving the Banking ...
eFinancialCareers - 3 days ago