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Public Accountant Salary
in Delaware, United States

$85,569 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Public Accountant is $85,569 a year and $41 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Public Accountant is between $60,500 and $106,028. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Public Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Analyzes past and present financial data, and provides a variety of other accounting services to the general public, utilizing principles of accounting.
  • Researches records of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred.
  • Advises clients regarding matters, such as effective use of resources and methods for preventing capital from being frozen.
  • Interprets accounts and records to client.
  • Estimates expenditures expected.
  • Positions covered by this definition are characterized by the inclusion of work that requires an understanding of other accounting theories and principles.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Public Accountant Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Staff Accountant
Nov 2
Newark, DE, USA
Whisman, Giordano & Associates
Local growing Newark, DE CPA firm is seeking a staff accountant who wants to pursue an exciting career in public accounting. The ideal candidate will be actively pursuing completion of the CPA exam ...
Senior Accountant
Nov 2
Newark, DE, USA
Whisman, Giordano & Associates
Growing local Newark, DE CPA firm is seeking a senior accountant with two to five years public accounting experience. The ideal candidate will have obtained or tracking to obtain their CPA, be self ...
Senior Accountant
Nov 1
Delaware City, United States
Santora CPA Group
If you're thinking about leaving public accounting, we have an alternative. Most firms promise work-life balance. At Santora, we want you to have a life, grow your career, and enjoy doing both! We ...
Sr Accountant
Nov 17
Wilmington, DE, USA
On-Board Companies
Bachelor's degree in accounting required and CPA certification preferred. * 5 - 10 years accounting experience and preferably experience with SAP. • * Proficient with the use of the Microsoft suite ...
Cost Accountant
Oct 5
Wilmington, DE, USA
Hunter International Recruiting
Bachelor's degree in accounting required and CPA certification preferred. * Attention to detail and strong analytical skills are critical to success. * 3-5 years of Cost Accounting experience in a ...