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Accountant salary in Aurora, CO

How much does an Accountant make in Aurora, CO?

Average base salary

above national average
Estimated take-home pay: $56,046 
Average $65,835
Low $48,261
High $89,809
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a accountant is $65,835 per year in Aurora, CO. 66 salaries reported, updated at September 10, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Aurora, CO

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1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Accountants in Aurora, CO

  1. Richmond American Homes
    218 reviews6 salaries reported
    $69,822per year
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Highest paying cities for Accountants near Aurora, CO

  1. Centennial, CO
    $70,435 per year
    33 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $70,159 per year
    276 salaries reported
  3. Broomfield, CO
    $69,919 per year
    28 salaries reported
  1. Fort Collins, CO
    $67,862 per year
    30 salaries reported
  2. Littleton, CO
    $67,598 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Aurora, CO
    $65,835 per year
    66 salaries reported
  1. Greenwood Village, CO
    $64,723 per year
    16 salaries reported
  2. Englewood, CO
    $64,600 per year
    44 salaries reported
  3. Boulder, CO
    $63,169 per year
    67 salaries reported
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Where can an Accountant earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Accountants

Top certifications
Certified Internal Auditor
Top skills
Regulatory Reporting
Top licenses

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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33 jobs56
5 jobs6
8 jobs8
3 jobs3
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Most common benefits for Accountants

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 2,144 ratings

55% of Accountants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Aurora, CO?

Financial Accountant

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Average $67,394 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Accountant

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What kind of accountants get paid the most?

Accountants that are paid most are:

  • Chief financial officer
  • Controller
  • Accounting director
  • Finance manager
  • Senior accountant
  • Tax accountant
  • Accounts payable specialist
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