Accountant and Auditor Salary Information in Lawrence, Kansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of accountants and auditors in Lawrence, Kansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of accountants and auditors in Lawrence is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Accountants and Auditors in Lawrence, Kansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,680
25th Percentile Wage
$47,830
50th Percentile Wage
$58,630
75th Percentile Wage
$75,730
90th Percentile Wage
$118,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for accountants and auditors in Lawrence, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $58,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,680.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of accountants and auditors from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,630
2.18% 2.76%
2016
$57,350
2.53% -
2015
$55,900
3.51% -
2014
$53,940
-4.10% -
2013
$56,150
-1.53% -
2012
$57,010
- -

Table 3. Compare Accountant and Auditor Salary in Lawrence with Other Kansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $58,630, Lawrence is the second highest paying city for accountants and auditors in state of Kansas, following the highest paying city Wichita (median annual salary of $59,850). Compared with Wichita, the median annual salary of accountants and auditors in Lawrence is 2.0 percent (2.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wichita
$59,850
Lawrence
$58,630
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$57,600
Topeka
$54,180
Manhattan
$48,850



See also: Top paying jobs in Lawrence, Kansas.