Staff Accountant salary in California

Average salary
Based on 1,229 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Staff Accountants make?
The average total salary for a Staff Accountant is $53,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,229 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Staff Accountant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Staff Accountant salary can vary between $21,000 to $81,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Staff Accountant salary by company

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Salary range**
TriNet, California
32 income tax records
$31K – $88K
ADP, California
18 income tax records
$38K – $74K
Ernst & Young, California
42 income tax records
$19K – $71K

Staff Accountant demographics in California

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75% are single
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25% are married
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20% have kids
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30% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Staff Accountants in California

1,229 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a staff accountant in California is $53,000 per year. Staff accountant salaries in California can vary between $21,000 to $81,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,229 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as staff accountant.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for staff accountants in California: TriNet ($66,500 a year), ADP ($56,500 a year), and Ernst & Young ($47,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for staff accountants in California: Fremont, CA ($68,000 a year), San Francisco, CA ($62,000 a year), and San Jose, CA ($59,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.