highest-paying-cities-for-cpas

You’ve just graduated with an accounting degree and are starting to study for the CPA Exam, but you’re also looking for the best place to land your dream job – to help pay off student loans.

Some cities across the United States have higher annual salaries than others for Certified Public Accountants.  So, we did some research and compiled a short list of the Highest Paying Cities for CPAs based on median annual salary by city for February 2016. 

  1. San Francisco, California
    Median Annual Salary: $96,099
     
  2. New York, New York
    Median Annual Salary: $94,951
     
  3. Houston, Texas
    Median Annual Salary: $85,867
     
  4. Atlanta, Georgia
    Median Annual Salary: $82,174
     
  5. Dallas, Texas
    Median Annual Salary: $82,089
  1. Seattle, Washington
    Median Annual Salary: $80,275
     
  2. Chicago, Illinois
    Median Annual Salary: $78,630

 

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LEARN MORE ABOUT AVERAGE CPA SALARIES HERE.

Sources:
Payscale.com
Indeed.com