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Accountant salary in Riverside, CA

How much does an Accountant make in Riverside, CA?

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The average salary for a accountant is $53,619 per year in Riverside, CA. 8 salaries reported, updated at July 11, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Riverside, CA

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1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
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Top companies for Accountants in Riverside, CA

  1. Department of Labor
    133 reviews6 salaries reported
    $111,271per year
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Highest paying cities for Accountants near Riverside, CA

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $65,604 per year
    44 salaries reported
  2. San Jose, CA
    $62,434 per year
    55 salaries reported
  3. Oakland, CA
    $60,837 per year
    25 salaries reported
  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $58,930 per year
    146 salaries reported
  2. Irvine, CA
    $58,457 per year
    80 salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $57,529 per year
    72 salaries reported
  1. Sacramento, CA
    $57,396 per year
    33 salaries reported
  2. Beverly Hills, CA
    $56,382 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Fresno, CA
    $53,212 per year
    22 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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Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
33 jobs56
5 jobs6
8 jobs8
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 Riverside, CA?

Staff Accountant

328 job openings

Average $56,241 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Accountant

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as an accountant?

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Which are the highest paying states for accountants?

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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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