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Accountant and Auditor Salary Information in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of accountants and auditors in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of accountants and auditors in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area 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 North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,790
25th Percentile Wage
$41,230
50th Percentile Wage
$54,340
75th Percentile Wage
$66,500
90th Percentile Wage
$79,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for accountants and auditors in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,790.

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
$54,340
-2.32% -0.63%
2016
$55,600
1.67% -
2015
$54,670
2.71% -
2014
$53,190
-2.33% -
2013
$54,430
-0.46% -
2012
$54,680
- -

Table 3. Compare Accountant and Auditor Salary in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $54,340 in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for accountants and auditors in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of accountants and auditors in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area is 13.0 percent (13.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Knoxville and 11.3 percent (11.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Knoxville
$62,430
Memphis
$61,520
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$60,960
Clarksville
$59,000
Morristown
$58,960
Chattanooga
$58,570
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$55,550
Cleveland
$54,950
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$54,460
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$54,340
Johnson City
$53,690
Jackson
$53,050
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$48,210



See also: Top paying jobs in North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee.