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Accounting Director in the United States

How much does a Accounting Director earn in the United States? The average Accounting Director salary in the United States is $151,000 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $135,453 and $169,423. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Directs the establishment and implementation of an organization's accounting policies and procedures. Has overall responsibility for assigned accounting operations and systems as well as associated an

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Accounting Director in the United States. The base salary for Accounting Director ranges from $135,453 to $169,423 with the average base salary of $151,000. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $150,323 to $202,856 with the average total compensation of $173,398.
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    Accounting Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Accounting Director


    Bachelor's Degree

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    Top Accounting Executive


    Bachelor's Degree

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