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Staff Accountant Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$77,629 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Staff Accountant is $77,629 a year and $37 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Staff Accountant is between $55,519 and $95,874. 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Staff Accountant Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Audit Staff Accountant
Nov 15
Shelton, CT, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
The ideal Audit Staff Accountant should possess the following skills: * Prepare individual, partnership, corporate, estate, trust, and gift tax returns * Preparation of financial statements ...
Staff Accountant
Nov 2
Waterbury, CT, USA
Charles Heaven & Co
We are looking for a Staff Accountant to join our team! You will be responsible for preparing and analyzing financial records for our company. Responsibilities: * Prepare and examine accounting ...
Staff Accountant
Nov 13
Farmington, CT, USA
Grey Staffing, LLC
Support Finance in carrying out corporate accounting policies, systems, and controls; record ... Req ID PJ Company Description As staffing professionals, we have experience placing healthcare ...
Staff Accountant/Project Accountant
Oct 30
Newington, CT, USA
Standard Builders, Inc.
Staff Accountant/Project Accountant Status: Fulltime employee Job location: Newington, CT Position Responsibilities will include a combination of the following dependent upon candidate experience
Staff Accountant
Oct 23
Bridgeport, CT, USA
Lecoq Cuisine
he Staff Accountant handles accounting functions in support of Controller, including balance sheet and P&L account analysis, monthly closing, cost accounting and annual audit. The staff accountant ...