How much does a Forensic Accountant make? The average Forensic Accountant salary is $63,194 as of June 27, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $57,647 and $69,552. 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 Openings for Forensic Accountant
Professional Search Group - Orange County - Pasadena , CA
As a Temporary Forensic Accountant , you will play a critical role in helping their non-profit organization ensure the accuracy and integrity of their financial records. You will be responsible for ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
MDD Forensic Accountants - Lake Mary , FL
With forensic accounting professionals in over 40 offices on 5 continents, MDD has global resources to assist our clients with their forensic accounting needs. MDD helps insurance companies ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 3 days ago
Shuster & Company, P.C. - Denver , CO
Must have 2 or more years of work experience at an accounting firm or in private accounting About Company Shuster & Company, PC is a Denver based accounting firm with an emphasis on forensic ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 3 days ago
Forensic Accountant Location: Orlando Area Salary: $70,000 - $105,000 DOE + bonus, full benefits, great PTO, and 401K Our client is a fast growing, mid-sized public accounting firm with close to 50 ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 31 days ago
LorchGreene LLP - Thousand Oaks , CA
A strong desire to pursue a career in Forensic Accounting * BS degree in Accounting or Financial Industry * NO MORE than 3-5 years of office environment experience * Command of Word, Excel, Quicken ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 53 days ago
United States Army - Virginia Beach , VA
Intelligence Analyst, Forensic Accounting, Technical Writer. About Our Organization: The U.S. Army offers a variety of possibilities for to discover your true potential - whether you are looking to ...
Adzuna - 81 days ago

Forensic Accountant Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Forensic Accountant between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of June 27, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Forensic Accountant in each city.
Click to see the salary for Forensic Accountant in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $78,993
Washington, DC $70,335
Miami, FL $60,982
Chicago, IL $66,291
Boston, MA $70,841
New York, NY $73,811
Dallas, TX $62,373
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What is the average salary for Forensic Accountant in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Forensic Accountant in the United States. The base salary for Forensic Accountant ranges from $57,647 to $69,552 with the average base salary of $63,194. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $58,713 to $72,014 with the average total cash compensation of $64,812.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $63,194 $57,647 - $69,552
Bonus $1,617 $1,066 - $2,462
Total Pay $64,812 $58,713 - $72,014
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What's the difference between Senior Forensic Accountant and Forensic Accountant?
According to our latest salary estimation on June 27, 2024. The average salary of Forensic Accountant is $63,194, and the average salary of Senior Forensic Accountant is $84,175. The average salary of Senior Forensic Accountant is higher than Forensic Accountant. ( 2024-06-27 )
I am a Forensic Accountant, which location’s salary is higher, Auburn, AL or Bentonville, AR?
Bentonville, AR typically sees higher pay than Auburn, AL for Forensic Accountant. a Forensic Accountant Salary in Bentonville, AR is $57,128 as of June 27, 2024; a Forensic Accountant Salary in Auburn, AL is $55,737 as of June 27, 2024. ( 2024-06-27 )
Why does the salary of a Forensic 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. ( 2024-06-27 )
What are the Pay Factors for Forensic Accountant?
Salary ranges for a Forensic 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 ( 2024-06-27 )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
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. ( 2024-06-27 )

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Last Update: June 27, 2024