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Accounting manager salary in Columbus, OH

How much does an Accounting Manager make in Columbus, OH?

Average base salary

below national average
Average $84,494
Low $61,280
High $116,502
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a accounting manager is $84,494 per year in Columbus, OH. 60 salaries reported, updated at September 27, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Columbus, OH

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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 Accounting Managers in Columbus, OH

  1. City of Columbus, OH
    148 reviews7 salaries reported
    $106,867per year
  2. $77,591per year
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Highest paying cities for Accounting Managers near Columbus, OH

  1. Westlake, OH
    $93,262 per year
    9 salaries reported
  2. Findlay, OH
    $86,173 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Cincinnati, OH
    $85,320 per year
    49 salaries reported
  1. Tiffin, OH
    $84,666 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Columbus, OH
    $84,494 per year
    60 salaries reported
  3. Cleveland, OH
    $83,671 per year
    62 salaries reported
  1. Medina, OH
    $81,832 per year
    16 salaries reported
  2. Dayton, OH
    $78,092 per year
    36 salaries reported
  3. Akron, OH
    $67,667 per year
    21 salaries reported
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Where can an Accounting Manager earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Accounting Managers

Most recommended license

FINRA License

(earn +47.90% more)

The jobs requiring this license have increase by 39.47% since 2018. Accounting Managers with this license earn +47.90% more than the average base salary, which is $84,494 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
20112increase by 2
201255increase by 2650.00%
2013151increase by 174.55%
2014130decrease by 13.91%
2015109decrease by 16.15%
201689decrease by 18.35%
201758decrease by 34.83%
201838decrease by 34.48%
201953increase by 39.47%

Top companies hiring Accounting Managers on Indeed

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
City of Columbus, OH
Whalen CPAs
The Old Bag of Nails Pub
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Top schools offering FINRA License

Securities Training Corporation

121 reviews
Top certifications
Certified Project Manager
Top skills
Top fields of study
Accounting Degree

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Accounting Managers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • 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 523 ratings

73% of Accounting Managers 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 Columbus, OH?


Job openings

Average $97,724 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Accounting Manager

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a accounting manager?

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How can accounting managers increase their salary?

Accounting managers who continue to improve their knowledge of the sector through further education can demand higher wages. To further their career, their options can include progressing to senior accountant and even chief financial officer of a company. The financial and people management skills learned in an accounting manager position can be used in many different careers.

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