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Accountant salary in Dayton, OH

How much does an Accountant make in Dayton, OH?

Average base salary

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The average salary for a accountant is $50,341 per year in Dayton, OH. 26 salaries reported, updated at May 16, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Dayton, OH

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Top companies for Accountants in Dayton, OH

  1. Department of Labor
    131 reviews5 salaries reported
    $104,520per year
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Highest paying cities for Accountants near Dayton, OH

  1. Columbus, OH
    $60,065 per year
    46 salaries reported
  2. Cleveland, OH
    $59,601 per year
    46 salaries reported
  3. Dublin, OH
    $54,584 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Cincinnati, OH
    $52,913 per year
    32 salaries reported
  2. Independence, OH
    $51,716 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Dayton, OH
    $50,341 per year
    26 salaries reported
  1. Westerville, OH
    $50,235 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Toledo, OH
    $50,189 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Findlay, OH
    $49,643 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can an Accountant earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Accountants

Top certifications
Certified Internal Auditor
Top skills
Regulatory Reporting
Top licenses

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33 jobs56
5 jobs6
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3 jobs3
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Most common benefits for Accountants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 2,144 ratings

55% of Accountants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Dayton, OH?

Financial Accountant

84 job openings

Average $60,665 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Accountant

Do accountants make good income?

Yes, accountants can earn a good income due to the high demand. They can earn more money by taking a master’s degree.

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What kind of accountants get paid the most?

Accountants that are paid most are:

  • Chief financial officer
  • Controller
  • Accounting director
  • Finance manager
  • Senior accountant
  • Tax accountant
  • Accounts payable specialist
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