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Senior Accountant salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$81,043
$6,890
Additional Cash Compensation
$87,933
Total Compensation
Median: $81K
Min: $57K
Max: $106K

How Much Does a Senior Accountant Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $81,043. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $6,890. The average total compensation for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $87,933. Senior Accountant salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Senior Accountant employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,193
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
138,475
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Finance Salaries

+48
Mobile, Software
+8
eCommerce, Food
+12
Cloud, Software
+18
Big Data, Healthtech

Senior Accountant Salary ranges

The most common Senior Accountant salary in Chicago is between $80k - $90k.

Average Senior Accountant Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Accountant make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $88,000 on average.

Senior Accountant Salary by gender

The average Senior Accountant salary for women is $83,909 and the average Senior Accountant salary for men is $90,000.

Senior Accountant Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Accountant with 7+ years of experience is $81,889.

Average Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $55,400
Min: $46K
Max: $67K
Accountant $64,125
Min: $42K
Max: $82K
Financial Analyst $73,313
Min: $50K
Max: $110K
Senior Accountant $81,043
Min: $57K
Max: $106K
Senior Financial Analyst $86,029
Min: $65K
Max: $100K
Controller $128,706
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $148,846
Min: $126K
Max: $180K
Vice President of Finance $180,875
Min: $145K
Max: $200K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $243,929
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

Senior Accountant jobs in Chicago
208

Senior Accountant

Chicago
1 day ago
+21
Based in Chicago, BenchPrep enables the world's leading education and training companies to deliver best-in-class digital learning programs. BenchPrep is the only comprehensive learner success platform on the market and is recognized as an expert in learner success globally. The company’s innovative enterprise SaaS solution is transforming the professional education space. Many of the largest credentialing bodies, associations, and training

Senior Accountant

Chicago
1 day ago
+10
From tax to treasury and FP&A to A/P, our teams connected to Finance manage monetary complexities at a global scale in a new business category that continues to expand. At Groupon, Accounting isn’t your typical month-end close type of department. While the heart of our day-to-day work is providing financial information to the business, that’s only the tip of the iceberg. We’re building out financial systems to support every new business line and product, so our Senior Accountants get a granular view and understanding of how a business is crafted from the ground up. The knowledge to gain is vast, as is the potential of our organization to continue growing.

Senior Accountant

Chicago
1 week ago
+11
G2 Crowd is looking for a Senior Accountant to join our accounting team. In this role, you will report to the Accounting Manager and assist the accounting/finance team with the month-end close, journal entry preparation, process improvements, and management of financial statements. You will prepare monthly account reconciliations, provide analysis, and assist the finance and leadership teams in understanding financial results. The ideal candidate has a strong attention to detail and can work quickly while maintaining high quality and accuracy.

SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE - STRATEGIC ACCOUNTS

Chicago
1 week ago
+21
Overview Based in Chicago, BenchPrep enables the world's leading education, training, and assessment companies build and deliver best-in-class online learning programs. The company’s innovative enterprise SaaS learner success solutions are disrupting the exam prep, continuing education, certification, and credentialing markets by providing an unmatched learning experience. Customers include ACT, Becker Professional Education, AAMC, CFA Institute,

Senior Accountant - Financial Reporting

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
As a Senior Accountant, you will play an integral role in all aspects of financial reporting, including Morningstar`s global consolidated financial statements, SEC filings, earnings releases, management reports and board reports. This position reports to the Manager of Financial Reporting. This is a full-time position and is based in our Chicago office.

Senior Accounting Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+16
As a Senior Accounting Manager, you will play a critical role in our financial reporting process, provide guidance on technical accounting matters and help meet the accounting needs of an expanding company. Our department has many exciting, and demanding, projects slated for the coming months: enhancing our accounting systems, applying new revenue and lease standards, increasing the efficiency and scalability of our existing processes. This role will have a significant impact in each of these areas, and more, while working closely with senior leaders in accounting, finance and throughout the organization. This is a great opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills to new challenges and expand your reach as our company grows.

Senior Account Executive, Global Advisory

Chicago
1 week ago
+21
As a Senior Account Executive – Global Advisory, you will be responsible for growing select Global Advisory Partner accounts through RelativityOne sales, co-selling with partners, and account management. You will bring a point of view to the Partner regarding the value of RelativityOne to help expand their business, and serve their clients. You will establish and promote strategies to help Advisory Partners transition their business into SaaS/RelativityOne with product positioning, economic, and commercial support.

Senior Account Executive - Relativity Trace

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+21
The Senior Account Executive, Relativity Trace has responsibility for prospecting and driving new business through direct selling relationships. You will bring a point of view regarding the value of Relativity Trace and RelativityOne to support a regulated organization’s compliance monitoring. As a sales representative for a new product, you will be expected to define what type of marketing and lead gen support you will need. You will also be expected to drive the product forward with feedback from the field.

Staff Accountant - Accounts Payable

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
Morningstar is looking for a Staff Accountant - Accounts Payable to join our US Accounting team, which is focused on innovation, automation and process improvements. As Staff Accountant - Accounts Payable, you will play an integral role with our Payables process, month-end close process, Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance, automation and process improvements. This position reports to the US Accounting Manager and is based in our Chicago office.

Account Manager - Premium Accounts

Chicago
2 weeks ago
Directly develops and maintains effective long-term relationships within a defined customer base and ensures a high level of customer satisfaction and increased revenues. Responsible for capitalizing on existing business via face-to-face customer meetings and other communications approaches which are intended to increase profitable revenue via strategic, multimedia multi-platform program sales. Identifies, develops and typically closes new sales opportunities. Serves as the primary interface for the entire portfolio of products and services. Creates demand for the organization's products and services by raising awareness and interest with customers through a data driven analytical approach.

Account Manager

Chicago
1 day ago
+10
As an Account Manager, you will connect with them every single day. We focus on nurturing relationships with Groupon merchants and providing them extraordinary levels of support. We spend our days learning about their needs and how to improve these relationships to ensure retention and growth of these accounts. You'll be responsible for answering inbound merchant questions and inquiries from our phone queue. Our merchants have questions - and you have answers.

Account Executive

Chicago
4 days ago
+14
Create leads, build pipeline, and drive deal flow to close net new business. Call on potential accounts that marketing has referred as prospects. Collaborate with Marketing, Sales Development and Sales Ops to manage leads and drive deal flow. Deliver compelling product demonstrations and presentations that convey the value proposition of our solutions. Provide feedback to Product, Professional Services and other teams for process and product improvements.

Skills that affect Senior Accountant salaries in Chicago

1
Financial Accounting
8% have this skill
2
Financial analysis
8% have this skill
3
Budget Management
6% have this skill
4
Managerial Accounting
4% have this skill
5
Cost Accounting
4% have this skill
6
Strategic Management
4% have this skill

Recent Senior Accountant salaries in Chicago

$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accoutant reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$8,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$106,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Associate - Management Consultant reported a yearly salary of $106,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$86,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Associate reported a yearly salary of $86,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$89,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $89,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$57,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Staff Accountant reported a yearly salary of $57,000 with +$5,700 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $80,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $95,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$83,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $83,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $80,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $82,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
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