The Top 15 highest-paying jobs in accounting

Accounting is where it’s at. These jobs are in high demand as recent projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) find employment opportunities in this sector expected to grow 6% between 2018 to 2028. Though companies are having trouble filling these positions as fast as they would like but plenty of people are looking for accounting jobs as new data from Accounting Principals shows that 88% of employed financial professionals are looking for a new job or are open to one.

So which companies are hiring for $100K and $250K accounting jobs the most? Ladders put together a list of the 15 companies hiring the most $100K+ jobs currently as well as for the most $250K+ jobs in this exciting field using data from its continuously updated database of high-paying jobs.


Companies with the most $100K+ accounting jobs

1. Google: 791

The internet giant just announced they were starting an incubator for startups focused on sustainability. Here is you can get hired there. 

2. Pacific Dental Services: 726

According to new data, the dental services market is expected to grow with a major increase in the number dentists, the growing geriatric population, and more people developing diabetes.

3. NTT Data: 674

NTT Security is a Global IT Innovator delivering technology-enabled services to a global client base.

4. CVS: 643

The drug store brand will be closing 22 locations in the U.S. next year.

5. Cognizant Technology Solutions: 632

Though India’s second largest software company does plan to make significant layoffs in the upcoming quarters, they are currently hiring.

6. Boeing: 566

This airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, and satellites manufacturer has operations all over the world

7. LGS Innovations Llc: 564

LGS Innovations researches, develops and deploys networking solutions dedicated to U.S. Federal Government operations around the world.

8. Oracle: 541

This tech company that specializes in developing and marketing database software and technology, cloud engineered systems, and enterprise software products has 137,000 employees, but is looking for more with openings in data science and for sales jobs.

9. Computer Consultants International, Inc.: 529

CCI is a 16-year-old IT consulting firm.

10. Verizon Communications: 519

The telecommunications giant just rolled out a new loyalty program.

11. J.P. Morgan Chase: 515

The banking and financial services company was started in 2000 and is the largest bank in the U.S. and the sixth largest in the world (by assets).

12. Walmart: 489

The retail giant has already started its Black Friday sales. 

13. Booz Allen Hamilton: 461

This management consulting firm is located in lovely Tysons Corner, Virginia, in Greater Washington, D.C., but also has consulting jobs throughout the rest of the country and in strategic locations all over the world.

14. Leidos Holdings: 459

The company has 33,000 employees that support projects for government and commercial customers.

15. WiproTechnologies: 454

This India-based software and technology services provider targets a global customer base.

Companies with the most $250K+ accounting jobs

accounting 250k jobs

1. Citigroup: 55

Citigroup is expanding its bank branch footprint. 

2. Google: 54

Though it is perhaps best known for its search engine, Google also specializes in Internet-related services and products including advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, software, and hardware.

3. Jacobs Engineering: 53

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., is an international technical professional services firm.

4. J.P. Morgan Chase: 39

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5. Leidos Holdings: 35

Highest paying jobs in accounting by title

Finance Accounting Senior Analyst – Controllers Group at Citigroup

Finance Project Manager, Order to Cash at Google

Business Specialist III – Subcontracts at Jacobs Engineering

Chase Consumer Banking (Market Expansion) Market Director Banking at J.P. Morgan Chase

Financial Analyst at Leidos Holdings