Accountant salary in Hartford, CT

How much does an Accountant make in Hartford, CT?

Average base salary

$44,749
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below national average

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The average salary for a accountant is $44,749 per year in Hartford, CT. 47 salaries reported, updated at January 7, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Hartford, CT

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Highest paying cities for Accountants near Hartford, CT

  1. Greenwich, CT
    $82,434 per year
    12 salaries reported
  2. Windsor, CT
    $74,218 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Stamford, CT
    $66,516 per year
    8 salaries reported
  1. Norwalk, CT
    $65,647 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. New Haven, CT
    $60,118 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Norwich, CT
    $57,161 per year
    6 salaries reported
  1. Darien, CT
    $55,426 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Westport, CT
    $54,348 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Danbury, CT
    $49,468 per year
    5 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
+48.58%salary
Top skills
Regulatory Reporting
+30.93%salary
Top licenses
CPA
+29.14%salary

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Most common benefits for Accountants

  • Food provided
  • Professional development assistance
  • Parental leave
  • Relocation assistance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • 401(k) matching
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Life insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
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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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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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