Accountant and Auditor Salary Information in Topeka, Kansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of accountants and auditors in Topeka, Kansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of accountants and auditors in Topeka 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 Topeka, Kansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,280
25th Percentile Wage
$44,580
50th Percentile Wage
$54,180
75th Percentile Wage
$69,930
90th Percentile Wage
$82,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for accountants and auditors in Topeka, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,280.

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
$54,180
0.54% 8.43%
2016
$53,890
-0.13% -
2015
$53,960
0.89% -
2014
$53,480
2.82% -
2013
$51,970
4.54% -
2012
$49,610
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $54,180 in Topeka is in the middle of salary range for accountants and auditors in state of Kansas. In comparison, the annual salary of accountants and auditors in Topeka is 9.5 percent (9.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Wichita and 9.8 percent (9.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Manhattan.

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 Topeka, Kansas.