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Cost Accountant Salary in India

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Average Annual Salary

7.2 Lakhs

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Estimated Take Home Salary

37,551 - ₹ 38,752

Cost Accountant salary in India ranges between ₹ 1.8 Lakhs to ₹ 12.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 7.2 Lakhs. Salary estimates are based on 1.8k latest salaries received from Cost Accountants.

Last Updated: 17 June, 2024

Salaries in different departments

Finance & Accounting
Cost Accountant Salary
1 - 11 years exp. (1.3k salaries)
7.2 Lakhs

₹1.8 L/yr - ₹12.5 L/yr

Production, Manufacturing & Engineering
Cost Accountant Salary
2 - 10 years exp. (15 salaries)
4.7 Lakhs

₹2.3 L/yr - ₹6.6 L/yr

Consulting
Cost Accountant Salary
1 - 9 years exp. (6 salaries)
3.5 Lakhs

₹2.2 L/yr - ₹8 L/yr

Data Science & Analytics
Cost Accountant Salary
3 - 10 years exp. (5 salaries)
3.7 Lakhs

₹3.8 L/yr - ₹12 L/yr

Administration & Facilities
Cost Accountant Salary
3 - 10 years exp. (4 salaries)
3.7 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹10 L/yr

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Average Annual Salary by Experience

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Cost Accountant salary in India with less than 1 year of experience to 11 years ranges from ₹ 1.8 Lakhs to ₹ 12.5 Lakhs with an average annual salary of ₹ 7.2 Lakhs based on 1.8k latest salaries.

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Top Skills for Cost Accountants

based on 1,005 jobs

Skills

Jobs demanding the skill

1

Cost Accounting

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2

Product Costing

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3

Costing

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5

Budgeting

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Companies for Cost Accountant in India

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Company Name Avg Annual Salary
0 - 7 yrs exp. (20 salaries)

4.5 Lakhs

₹4.2 L/yr - ₹5.9 L/yr

0 - 5 yrs exp. (14 salaries)

11.6 Lakhs

₹5.1 L/yr - ₹11.8 L/yr

0 - 6 yrs exp. (10 salaries)

11.6 Lakhs

₹5.5 L/yr - ₹18.4 L/yr

0 - 5 yrs exp. (9 salaries)

5.7 Lakhs

₹5 L/yr - ₹6 L/yr

8.6 Lakhs

₹7 L/yr - ₹9.5 L/yr

0 - 9 yrs exp. (8 salaries)

10.8 Lakhs

₹6 L/yr - ₹15 L/yr

10.1 Lakhs

₹6.2 L/yr - ₹12.5 L/yr

2 - 7 yrs exp. (8 salaries)

15.6 Lakhs

₹8.5 L/yr - ₹19.2 L/yr

3 - 8 yrs exp. (8 salaries)

6.8 Lakhs

₹4.2 L/yr - ₹9 L/yr

0 - 4 yrs exp. (8 salaries)

3.4 Lakhs

₹3 L/yr - ₹3.6 L/yr

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Frequently Asked Questions about Cost Accountant Salaries

What is the salary of a Cost Accountant in India?
Average salary for a Cost Accountant in India is 7.2 Lakhs per year (₹60.0k per month). Salary estimates are based on 1.8k latest salaries received from various Cost Accountants across industries.
What are the top paying companies that employ Cost Accountants?
What is the starting salary for a Cost Accountant in India?
Average starting Salary for Cost Accountant in India is around ₹1.8 Lakhs per year (₹15.0k per month). 1 year of minimum experience is required to be a Cost Accountant.
What is the highest salary for a Cost Accountant in India?
Highest salary that a Cost Accountant can earn is ₹12.5 Lakhs per year (₹1.0L per month).
How does Cost Accountant Salary in India change with experience?
An Entry Level Cost Accountant with less than three years of experience earns an average salary of ₹5.0 Lakhs per year. A mid-career Cost Accountant with 4-9 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹6.5 Lakhs per year, while an experienced Cost Accountant with 10-20 years of experience earns an average salary of ₹9.7 Lakhs per year.
What are the top paying industries for Cost Accountant in India?
What are the top paying cities for Cost Accountant in India?
What are the popular/top skills required to become a Cost Accountant?
These are the top skills of a Cost Accountant based on 1k jobs posted by employers.
  • Cost Accounting
  • Product Costing
  • Costing
  • ICWA
  • Budgeting