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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of accountants and auditors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|
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