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Due to the developing crisis, salaries are changing rapidly. Here is the average salary for Auditors in the United States since March 2020.

Latest average base salary
$89,354
per year

How much does an Auditor make in the United States?

Average base salary
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3.2k salaries reported, updated at May 27, 2020
$67,981
per year
The average salary for a auditor is $67,981 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Health insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for auditors

Most recommended certification

Certified Information Systems Auditordimension-trending-icon

earn +40.37% more

The jobs requiring this certification have decrease by 21.95% since 2018. Auditors with this certification earn +40.37% more than the average base salary, which is $67,981 per year.

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top skill
Salary
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Risk Management
+52.91%
43Company icon
Regulatory Reporting
+65.85%
9Company icon
Financial Analysis
+52.61%
15Company icon
Financial Management
+59.87%
23Company icon
Accounting
+23.48%
851Company icon
Field of study categories:
Top field of study
Salary
Job openings
Companies
Finance Degree
+16.71%
240 jobs
293Company icon
Accounting Degree
+13.73%
501 jobs
717Company icon
Biology Degree
+95.35%
4 jobs
11Company icon
Certification categories:
Top certification
Salary
Job openings
Companies
Certified Information Systems Auditor
+40.37%
242Company icon
CISSP
+53.59%
55Company icon
Certified Internal Auditor
+26.65%
424Company icon
Chartered Financial Analyst
+62.00%
14Company icon
Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist
+32.65%
19Company icon
License categories:
Top license
Salary
Job openings
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CPA
+33.87%
552 jobs
852Company icon

Most common benefits for Auditors

  • Health insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • 401(k)
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Tuition reimbursement

Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,189 ratings

50% of Auditors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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