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Public Accountant Salary
in Louisville, Kentucky

$77,419 (USD)

Average Salary

$37/hr

Average Hourly

$3,135

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Public Accountant is $77,419 a year and $37 an hour in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The average salary range for a Public Accountant is between $54,738 and $95,929. 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 Louisville, Kentucky.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Public Accountant Job Prevalence in Louisville, Kentucky, United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,241,000

Estimated population of Public Accountant jobs: 38,943

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$89,749
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Louisville, Kentucky

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Description: Louisville ( (listen) LOO-ə-vəl, (listen) LOO-ee-vil, (listen) LUUV-əl) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 29th most-populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class, the other being Lexington, the state's second-largest city. Louisville is the historical seat and, since 2003, the nominal seat of Jefferson County, located in the northern region of the state, on the border with Indiana. Louisville, named for King Louis XVI of France, was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark, making it one of the oldest cities west of the Appalachian Mountains...

Public Accountant Job Listings for Louisville, Kentucky

CPA - Audit
Jul 19
us
DMLO CPAs
We have an great opportunity for a CPA with audit experience. This position offers outstanding potential for growth and the opportunity to work with experienced CPAs serving successful businesses and ...
CPA Staff Accountant
Jul 4
Louisville, KY, USA
Accounting Principals
Qualified candidates will have at least 2 years of experience in a public accounting position or higher with a firm grasp of General Ledger responsibilities. In this position, our client is looking ...
Staff Accountant
Jul 4
Louisville, United States
Dean Dorton Allen Ford
You will catch our immediate attention if you have earned your CPA designation and have experience with Intacct, Bill.com or Expensify.
Senior Staff Accountant
Jul 7
Louisville, KY, USA
Parker + Lynch
... Public Accountant) license preferred • Mix of public accounting and corporate accounting experience preferred • Experience in ERP systems, along with Excel • Excellent written and verbal ...
Accountant
Jun 5
us
Kentucky Country Day School
... degree is a plus CPA or additional relevant experienceMinimum of five years of accounting experienceStrong knowledge of GAAP and tax requirementsExcellent verbal and written communication ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Public Accountant is $77,419 a year and $37 an hour in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The average salary range for a Public Accountant is between $54,738 and $95,929. 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 Louisville, Kentucky.

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Public Accountant Job Listings for Louisville, Kentucky

CPA - Audit
Jul 19
us
DMLO CPAs
We have an great opportunity for a CPA with audit experience. This position offers outstanding potential for growth and the opportunity to work with experienced CPAs serving successful businesses and ...
CPA Staff Accountant
Jul 4
Louisville, KY, USA
Accounting Principals
Qualified candidates will have at least 2 years of experience in a public accounting position or higher with a firm grasp of General Ledger responsibilities. In this position, our client is looking ...
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