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ACCOUNTANTS AND AUDITORS
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Occupation Description:
 
  Examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records to prepare financial statements, give advice, or audit and evaluate statements prepared by others. Install or advise on systems of recording costs or other financial and budgetary data. Excludes “Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents” (13-2081).
 
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  Specialized Occupations:
 
 
  * Accountants (ONET code: 13-2011.01)
 
  * Auditors (ONET code: 13-2011.02)
 
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Education & Training:
 
  Bachelor's degree
 
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License Authority for Accountant, Certified Public:  (License details)
 
  State Board of Accountancy
consolidated with Secretary of State
30 Trinity Street
Hartford, CT   006106
(860) 509-6179
email: sboa@ct.gov
www.ct.gov/sboa

 
Wage Information:
 
 
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $83,731.00 $40.25 $26.12 $29.62 - $46.88
Bridgeport/Stamford $91,488.00 $43.99 $28.49 $31.90 - $50.51
Danbury $88,558.00 $42.58 $27.25 $30.03 - $49.96
Hartford $80,353.00 $38.63 $25.87 $29.31 - $44.43
New Haven $79,812.00 $38.36 $25.48 $28.59 - $45.71
New London/Norwich $71,555.00 $34.40 $25.20 $27.28 - $39.84
Waterbury $65,942.00 $31.70 $20.87 $23.97 - $37.65
Torrington $65,135.00 $31.31 $22.55 $24.89 - $35.86
      
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Occupation Outlook:
 
 
Region Employment Average Annual Growth Rate Average Annual Job Openings
2016 2026
State of Connecticut 18,460 20,110 0.8% 1,844
 
 
Chart of Growth Rate and Annual Openings   Employment in this occupation is expected to grow faster than average, and the number of annual openings will offer excellent job opportunities.
Key:
  N/A = Not Applicable, ***** = Over $60.00 per hour, ##### = Over $124,821
 
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