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Staff Accountant Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$78,867 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Staff Accountant is $78,867 a year and $38 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Staff Accountant is between $56,404 and $97,403. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Staff Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Readies and maintains financial and business transactions, applying accounting principles, that include work that is analytical, evaluative, and advisory in nature and that requires an understanding of both accounting theory and practice.
  • Utilizes knowledge of the fundamental doctrines, theories, principles, and terminology of accountancy, and often entails some understanding of such related fields as business law, statistics, and general management.
  • Analyzes the effects of transactions upon account relationships.
  • Evaluates alternative means of treating transactions.
  • Plans the manner in which account structures should be developed or modified.
  • Ensures the adequacy of the accounting system as the basis for reporting to management.
  • Considers the need for new or changed controls.
  • Projects accounting data to show the effects of proposed plans on capital investments, income, cash position, and overall financial condition.
  • Interprets the meaning of accounting records, reports, and statements.
  • Advises operating officials on accounting matters.
  • Excludes paraprofessional accountants.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Staff Accountant Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Staff Accountant - Opportunity for Advancement
Jan 16
Southington, CT, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
We are looking for a Staff Accountant - Opportunity For Advancement to join our team! This organization is in a newly renovated building and has been a successful organization in the insurance ...
Staff Accountant
Jan 10
Shelton, CT, USA
Talalay Global
The Staff Accountant is responsible for assisting the general accounting function by preparing journal entries, maintaining assigned balance sheet schedules, and preparing specified account ...
Staff Accountant - growing company
Jan 3
Bloomfield, CT, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Staff Accountant, General Ledger Team Why this Staff Accountant position? * Our client is in growth mode . * The Staff Accountant will be a KEY member of the General Ledger Accounting Team. * If you ...
Senior Staff Accountant
Dec 30
Hartford, CT, USA
Manufacturing Company
We are looking for a Senior Staff Accountant to join our team! You will be responsible for preparing and analyzing financial records for our company. Responsibilities: * Prepare and examine ...
Jan 5
Cheshire, CT, USA
Budwitz & Meyerjack, P.C.
STAFF OR SENIOR ACCOUNTANT (Opportunities available In multiple locations) Since 1971,Budwitz & Meyerjack,P.C.,a Connecticut-based CPA Firm with offices in Cheshire,CT and Farmington,CT,has been ...