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Accountant salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$64,392
$4,792
Additional Cash Compensation
$69,184
Total Compensation
Median: $64K
Min: $42K
Max: $82K

How Much Does a Accountant Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Accountant in Chicago is $64,392. The average additional cash compensation for a Accountant in Chicago is $4,792. The average total compensation for a Accountant in Chicago is $69,184. Accountant salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Accountant employees in Chicago.

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Accountant jobs in Chicago

Account Executive

Chicago
6 days ago
+32
We are currently seeking a talented Account Executive to join our downtown Chicago office located in the heart of the Loop. As an Account Executive, you will join our growing Inside Sales team and will manage all aspects of the sales process including prospecting, lead management, qualification, conducting product demos, and closing. With thousands of untapped prospects in our system, this quota-carrying role is an incredible opportunity for a hungry sales professional to make a visible impact on our growing organization.

Account Executive

Chicago
1 week ago
+32
We are currently seeking a talented Account Executive to join our downtown Chicago office located in the heart of the Loop. As an Account Executive, you will join our growing Inside Sales team and will manage all aspects of the sales process including prospecting, lead management, qualification, conducting product demos, and closing. With thousands of untapped prospects in our system, this quota-carrying role is an incredible opportunity for a hungry sales professional to make a visible impact on our growing organization.

Account Advisor, Enterprise Accounts

Chicago
4 months ago
+31
The Enterprise Mid Tier Account Advisor is the key contact for all Grubhub Marketplace Enterprise-level accounts. You will be tasked with developing successful client partnerships by overseeing experiences and expectations while building the value of GrubHub and its affiliate sites.  Your goals will focus on launch, retention, account maintenance, and revenue generation of Mid Tier group accounts. You’ll be charged with onboarding the brand and key stakeholders, driving the technical integration, operation and launch deadlines. Working with internal stakeholders, you will be responsible for coordinating across multiple engineering and operational teams to help ensure a successful launch. Post-launch, you will be communicating with clients on a regular basis, maintaining a high retention rate of your portfolio, as well as exploring ways to grow each account.

Account Manager

Chicago
1 day ago
+26
Responsible for key customer success metrics, including customer churn, account growth, and renewals. Development of strategic adoption plans for each customer. Partner closely with Customer Success, and across Bringg, to ensure client needs are being met through exceptional service and high value-added products.. Develop long-term vision and strategy for the team, while leading and providing mentorship.

Senior Accountant

Chicago
2 days ago
+42
Responsible for key Corporate Accounting technical areas, which could include areas such as Share Based Compensation, Deferred Compensation, Debt, Pension. Assist in the monthly consolidation of financial results to ensure results are prepared in accordance with US GAAP and the Company's policy. Perform analytical procedures to understand the drivers behind changes during the period. Assist in the coordination and preparation of information included in earnings releases, Form 10-K, Form 10-Q and other SEC filings, including preparing supporting documentation, reviewing XBRL tagging and reviewing disclosure requirements . Work closely with business units' finance staff, Internal Audit, Corporate staff departments (Tax, Treasury, Investor Relations, etc.), external auditors, and other key members of the Corporate Controller's group. Provide analysis and insight for other assignments and ad hoc projects as needed, including acquisitions, restructuring activities, impairment analysis, and other requests from senior management.

Staff Accountant

Chicago
2 days ago
+35
We’re looking for a staff accountant who’s not just about crunching numbers, but who has an entrepreneurial spirit and wants to work for a company where they can have a voice and an impact, playing a key role in managing the company’s financials and supporting leadership decision making. The staff accountant will report to the Controller and will have broad exposure to other teams as well as senior management. Tech-savvy individuals who have a passion for automating and streamlining procedures are preferred.

Account Executive

Chicago
4 days ago
+39
Paro is seeking a self-starting Account Executive with a passion for helping businesses solve their finance-related pain points. The role is directly responsible for acquiring new clients through a defined outside sales process, and encompasses the full sales cycle from establishing initial contact to closing deals. An open environment and constant feedback cycle lead to an exceptionally collaborative culture. Account Executives will work

Account Manager

Chicago
4 days ago
+39
Paro is seeking to grow its team of Account Managers, whose primary responsibility is making sure that our clients have the finance and accounting support they need. AMs are the core of our Operations team, and will work cross-departmentally to ensure flawless execution and fulfillment on every project, as well as to identify new client needs and cross-sell opportunities. You work hard, but also enjoy a good mid-day laugh, group coffee outing, or

Accounting Analyst

Chicago
4 days ago
+42
Donnelley Financial Solutions (DFIN) is a leader in risk and compliance solutions, providing insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights to clients across the globe. We’re here to help you make smarter decisions with insightful technology, industry expertise and data insights at every stage of your business and investment lifecycles. As markets fluctuate, regulations evolve and technology advances, we’re there. And through it all,

Staff Accountant

Chicago
5 days ago
+38
Perform daily General Ledger functions such as cash and account reconciliation, booking depreciation, and income and expense accruals to support month-end close. Assist with preparation of financial statements in accordance with GAAP. Respond to requests from regulators and external auditors. Maintain high level of data integrity of financial information amongst complex accounting and back office systems. Participate in month-end close process over several legal entities. Lead ad-hoc projects and create ad-hoc reports as needed.

Account Executive

Chicago
5 days ago
+26
We are a young and unconventional software company created in 2011 by experienced pricing software and pricing consulting professionals. Our vision is to become and stay the leading SaaS pricing and CPQ solution provider. We are agile company that brings good ideas to life quickly and is committed to market driven innovation. We are very flexible so our customers are from diverse industries and sizes with brands like, Avery Dennison, Cox

Account Specialist

Chicago
1 week ago
+43
Generate profitable sales by selling solutions that meet the customer's needs by developing and implementing strategies for assigned accounts. Manage the opportunity pipeline effectively, identifying the biggest and most likely opportunities within assigned accounts. Build effective proposals, based on customer needs, consumer insights and the customer's decision criteria. Assists in the delivery of the end to end retailer experience within assigned accounts. Provide feedback and insight based on market and retailer analysis, to ensure that the retail strategy reflects the major market trends. Take accountability for delivering against sales targets. Build strategic relationships with decision makers in assigned accounts. Partnering with field sales leadership to maximize the potential of all assigned accounts.

Accountant Salary ranges

The most common Accountant salary in Chicago is between $60k - $70k.

Average Accountant Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Accountant make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $71,333 on average.

Accountant Salary by gender

The average Accountant salary for women is $66,577 and the average Accountant salary for men is $63,187.

Accountant Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Accountant with 7+ years of experience is $74,313. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $58,041.

Average Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $55,400
Min: $46K
Max: $67K
Accountant $64,392
Min: $42K
Max: $82K
Financial Analyst $73,702
Min: $50K
Max: $150K
Senior Accountant $82,848
Min: $57K
Max: $112K
Senior Financial Analyst $92,517
Min: $65K
Max: $171K
Controller $126,035
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $152,000
Min: $110K
Max: $217K
Vice President of Finance $185,978
Min: $145K
Max: $275K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $246,131
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Accountant salaries in Chicago

1
Financial Accounting
11% have this skill
2
Financial analysis
11% have this skill
3
Budget Management
5% have this skill
4
Operational Analysis
3% have this skill
5
Cost Accounting
2% have this skill
6
Financial Modeling
2% have this skill

Recent Accountant salaries in Chicago

$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$16,875 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$67,500
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $67,500 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$16,875 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Staff Accountant reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Staff Accountant reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$54,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Account reported a yearly salary of $54,000 with +$1,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$63,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate Auditor reported a yearly salary of $63,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$46,000
Yearly Salary
A Staff Accountant reported a yearly salary of $46,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $78,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
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