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Salaries for

Staff Accountant

Virginia Median
$60,000
National Median
$58,000
Median Income is the exact middle income earned by someone in a job or career field.

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Staff Accountant

Staff accountants manage financial information by researching and analyzing all profits and losses within an organization. They prepare financial statements, make recommendations as to where a company can make adjustments and ensure financial records are accurate with all balances paid on time.

A typical day in the life of a staff accountant might include:

  • Inspecting financial statements for accuracy and completeness
  • Staying up-to-date with regulations and tax laws
  • Organizing and compiling financial records
  • Making suggestions for ways to improve finances by reducing costs and improving profits.

Salaries for

Staff Accountant

Virginia Median
$60,000
National Median
$58,000
Median Income is the exact middle income earned by someone in a job or career field.

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Recent Jobs Posted

Staff Accountant
Accountemps | Hampton, VA 1 day ago

Staff Accountant
Interstate Moving Relocation Logistics | Springfield, VA 2 weeks ago

Staff Accountant
Staff Accountant
Cardno USA Inc | Arlington, VA 3 weeks ago

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Top Pay by Location

These cities have the highest paying median for Staff Accountant
New York, NY
$85,000
Washington, DC
$65,000
Los Angeles, CA
$63,000
Houston, TX
$61,000
Chicago, IL
$60,000
Miami, FL
$57,000
Dallas, TX
$57,000
Denver, CO
$56,000
Salary information is calculated from job seeker profiles and job postings. Both hourly and yearly wages could be reported.

A typical day in the life of a staff accountant might include:

  • Inspecting financial statements for accuracy and completeness
  • Staying up-to-date with regulations and tax laws
  • Organizing and compiling financial records
  • Making suggestions for ways to improve finances by reducing costs and improving profits.

Insider Tips

The typical average pay for a staff accountant is $58,000 per year. Top-tiered salaries in this field are found in insurance and enterprises.