Staff Accountant salary in California

Average salary
$52,500/yr
Based on 1,006 income tax records
$22,500
$78,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$22,500
$78,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Staff Accountants make?
The average total salary for a Staff Accountant is $52,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,006 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Staff Accountant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Staff Accountant salary can vary between $22,500 to $78,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Staff Accountant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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San Jose, CA
21 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$44K – $66K
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Oakland, CA
14 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$45K – $68K
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San Francisco, CA
35 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$47K – $69K
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Torrance, CA
13 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$44K – $62K
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Irvine, CA
15 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$45K – $57K
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Sacramento, CA
27 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$37K – $61K
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Los Angeles, CA
76 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$41K – $60K
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San Diego, CA
58 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$39K – $61K
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Anaheim, CA
14 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$41K – $56K
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Long Beach, CA
12 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$34K – $48K

Staff Accountant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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TriNet, California
17 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$50K – $66K
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ADP, California
19 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$49K – $64K
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Ernst & Young, California
16 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$25K – $59K

Staff Accountant demographics in California

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74% are single
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26% are married
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23% have kids
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27% own a home

Staff Accountant salaries by age in California

$0
$13,875
$27,750
$41,625
$55,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Staff Accountants in California

1,006 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a staff accountant in California is $52,500 per year. Staff accountant salaries in California can vary between $22,500 to $78,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,006 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 ($55,000 a year), ADP ($54,500 a year), and Ernst & Young ($50,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for staff accountants in California: San Jose, CA ($63,500 a year), Oakland, CA ($59,500 a year), and San Francisco, CA ($57,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.