CFO (Chief Financial Officer) salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$243,293
$95,214
Additional Cash Compensation
$338,507
Total Compensation
Median: $243K
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

How Much Does a CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a CFO (Chief Financial Officer) in Chicago is $243,293. The average additional cash compensation for a CFO (Chief Financial Officer) in Chicago is $95,214. The average total compensation for a CFO (Chief Financial Officer) in Chicago is $338,507. CFO (Chief Financial Officer) salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous CFO (Chief Financial Officer) employees in Chicago.

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CFO (Chief Financial Officer) jobs in Chicago

VP, Finance

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+17
Chowbus is a fast growing, well-funded food startup headquartered here in Chicago on a mission to help diners to discover new and exquisite dishes, and to give traditional mom and pop restaurants a fighting chance to succeed without compromising who they truly are. By building a super app, our goal is to be the one stop shop for everything related to food. Chowbus​ is looking for a Vice President of Finance to oversee all financial decision

Chief Financial Officer

Chicago
4 days ago
+46
Jellyvision is looking for a Chief Financial Officer  Who we are  We at Jellyvision are the proud parents of ALEX®, an interactive employee  communications platform that makes tricky decisions—like choosing and using  employee benefits—easier and more enjoyable. The success of ALEX has exceeded  our wildest work-related dreams, which has led to even more audacious dreams, which  is why we need a talented CFO to help us.  How you’ll help  We’re

Director of Finance

Chicago
1 week ago
+20
ThinkMarkets is seeking an experienced Director of Finance of the Americas to join our growing company. Reporting to the CEO, you will be an integral part of the Executive Team that controls all financial functions of the business units while continuously seeking to improve profitability. A key component of the role will be presenting the financial matrix of the US business to stakeholders. You will lead a team of financial managers and work

Finance Director / FinOPs

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+20
ThinkMarkets is seeking an experienced Finance Director /FinOps of the Americas to join our growing company. A key component of the role will be presenting the financial matrix of the US business to stakeholders. You will lead a team of financial managers and work closely with the senior management on financial operations for the US broker dealer and all SEC/FINRA regulatory filings and requirements .  

CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Salary ranges

The most common CFO (Chief Financial Officer) salary in Chicago is between $250k - $260k.

Average CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Salary by Company Size

People with the job title CFO (Chief Financial Officer) make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $260,500 on average.

CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Salary by gender

The average CFO (Chief Financial Officer) salary for women is $240,833 and the average CFO (Chief Financial Officer) salary for men is $228,594.

CFO (Chief Financial Officer) Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a CFO (Chief Financial Officer) with 7+ years of experience is $241,383.

Average Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $60,875
Min: $46K
Max: $85K
Accountant $67,106
Min: $42K
Max: $146K
Financial Analyst $76,896
Min: $50K
Max: $150K
Senior Accountant $82,945
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Senior Financial Analyst $92,963
Min: $65K
Max: $171K
Controller $127,667
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $153,200
Min: $115K
Max: $217K
Vice President of Finance $185,083
Min: $135K
Max: $275K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $243,293
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect CFO (Chief Financial Officer) salaries in Chicago

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Budget Management
5% have this skill
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Financial analysis
4% have this skill
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Financial Modeling
4% have this skill
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Strategic Management
4% have this skill
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Financial Accounting
4% have this skill
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Valuation Analysis
4% have this skill

Recent CFO (Chief Financial Officer) salaries in Chicago

$200,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $200,000 with +$100,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$227,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO reported a yearly salary of $227,000 with +$48,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$180,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $180,000 with +$50,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$250,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $250,000 with +$100,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$288,750
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $288,750
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$245,000
Yearly Salary
A VP and CFO reported a yearly salary of $245,000 with +$100,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$300,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $300,000 with +$170,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
>10 Reports
$240,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $240,000 with +$115,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
5-10 Reports
$153,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $153,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$300,000
Yearly Salary
A CFO (Chief Financial Officer) reported a yearly salary of $300,000 with +$90,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
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