In today’s podcast we are going to analyze where the best place for accountants to work in the United States is. We are basing this ranking off of salaries for accountants.
This will be part of a series of podcasts that we do on compensation of accountants, cpas and big 4 professionals so make sure to subscribe to this podcast and keep listening.
Most of this information is based off of data from the bureau of labor statistics.
Best paying state for accountants:
The annual mean wage for accountants in California is $82,620
The annual mean wage for accountants is $80,490 in texas.
The annual mean wage of all accountants in New York is $93,280
The average wage of accountants in Florida is $69,090.
The average wage for accountants in Pennsylvania is $73,500.
The best paying cities for accountants are as follows
First up is the San Jose Region. The average annual wage of accountants in San Jose is $101,070 per year.
Next up is the New York city area with the average annual wage being $98,480.
The next highest paying large city is Washington DC with an average annual wage of $91,100.
The next highest paying large city is houston with the average annual wage being $89,900.
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