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Accountant salary in St. Louis, MO

How much does an Accountant make in St. Louis, MO?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $59,082
Low $42,451
High $82,228
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a accountant is $59,082 per year in St. Louis, MO. 220 salaries reported, updated at March 17, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in St. Louis, MO

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Less than 1 year
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 St. Louis, MO

  1. Expedia Group
    1,064 reviews5 salaries reported
    $104,690per year
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Highest paying cities for Accountants near St. Louis, MO

  1. Creve Coeur, MO
    $67,342 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. St. Louis, MO
    $59,082 per year
    220 salaries reported
  3. Kansas City, MO
    $57,667 per year
    120 salaries reported
  1. Pacific, MO
    $56,906 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Clayton, MO
    $56,722 per year
    16 salaries reported
  3. Earth City, MO
    $51,919 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Liberty, MO
    $50,025 per year
    104 salaries reported
  2. Harrisonville, MO
    $49,281 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Columbia, MO
    $48,508 per year
    31 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

Top CertificationsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
33 jobs56
5 jobs6
8 jobs8
3 jobs3
2 jobs2
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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 St. Louis, MO?

Financial Accountant

275 job openings

Average $70,458 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Accountant

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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Do accountants make good income?

Yes, accountants can earn a good income due to the high demand. They can earn more money by taking a master’s degree.

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How much do accountants earn?

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