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Public Accountant Salary
in Delaware, United States

$85,482 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Public Accountant is $85,482 a year and $41 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Public Accountant is between $60,439 and $105,921. 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 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Public Accountant Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Sr Business Accountant
Dec 22
Wilmington, DE, USA
Certified Public Accountant. * Experience in financial reporting of similar size company. * Experience with systems of large companies. AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will ...
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 Tax Accountant
Nov 8
New Castle, DE, USA
Senior Tax Accountant If you are a Senior Tax Accountant (CPA) - Public Accounting - Partner Track with experience, please read on! What You Will Be Doing - On a path to partnership in the firm ...
Accountant II - Financial Reporting
Dec 29
Newark, United States
Chesapeake Utilities
Assists with preparing or review of various schedules, reports and analyses for filing with Public Service Commission. * Assists with the research of technical accounting matters, including the ...