Accountants and Auditors Wages


 

 

Top paying States

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 91,630 10.98 1.30 $40.98 $85,230
District of Columbia 9,910 15.49 1.84 $40.57 $84,390
New Jersey 34,130 9.05 1.07 $38.28 $79,620
Maryland 22,240 9.03 1.07 $36.48 $75,870
Massachusetts 33,290 10.68 1.27 $36.07 $75,030

 

 

Top paying metropolitan areas

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 63,320 12.71 1.51 $42.90 $89,220
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 9,440 11.01 1.31 $42.67 $88,750
Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division 12,500 10.39 1.23 $41.83 $87,000
Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 9,300 9.76 1.16 $40.67 $84,600
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 13,350 14.07 1.67 $40.67 $84,590
Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, MA-NH NECTA Division 380 4.98 0.59 $39.63 $82,420
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 28,920 12.63 1.50 $39.60 $82,360
Bethesda-Frederick-Gaithersburg, MD Metropolitan Division 6,880 12.48 1.48 $38.87 $80,850
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, CA Metropolitan Division 8,130 8.55 1.01 $38.54 $80,160
Edison-New Brunswick, NJ Metropolitan Division 8,340 8.67 1.03 $38.18 $79,420

 

Top paying nonmetropolitan areas

Nonmetropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area 150 4.54 0.54 $39.60 $82,360
Southwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area 60 4.78 0.57 $38.62 $80,330
North Idaho nonmetropolitan area 90 1.87 0.22 $36.37 $75,660
North Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area 780 10.68 1.27 $36.14 $75,180
St. Mary’s County, Maryland nonmetropolitan area 190 4.69 0.56 $36.03 $74,940

 

 

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2010