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Financial accountant salary in United States

How much does a Financial Accountant make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $73,411
Low $48,507
High $111,101
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a financial accountant is $73,411 per year in the United States. 945 salaries reported, updated at November 27, 2023

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Top companies for Financial Accountants in United States

  1. Tatum
    15 reviews13 salaries reported
    $87,633per year
  2. $84,919per year
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Highest paying cities for Financial Accountants near United States

  1. New York, NY
    $102,993 per year
    25 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $91,593 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $87,542 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. West Des Moines, IA
    $86,510 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Tacoma, WA
    $81,914 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Clearwater, FL
    $81,439 per year
    9 salaries reported
  1. Salt Lake City, UT
    $72,183 per year
    19 salaries reported
  2. Lincoln, NE
    $66,456 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Cary, NC
    $62,355 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Financial Accountants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 156 ratings

60% of Financial Accountants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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