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Senior Accountant salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$86,047
$8,620
Additional Cash Compensation
$94,667
Total Compensation
Median: 83,000
Min: $63K
Max: $120K

How Much Does a Senior Accountant Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $86,047. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $8,620. The average total compensation for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $94,667. Senior Accountant salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Accountant employees in Chicago.

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Senior Accountant Salary by gender

The average Senior Accountant salary for women is $87,714 and the average Senior Accountant salary for men is $79,874.

Senior Accountant Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Accountant with 7+ years of experience is $94,269.

Senior Accountant Salary ranges

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

Average Finance salaries in Chicago

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Accountant$73,497
Min: $55K
Max: $146K
Financial Analyst$84,910
Min: $61K
Max: $150K
Senior Accountant$86,047
Min: $63K
Max: $120K
Budget Analyst$94,566
Min: $65K
Max: $135K
Senior Financial Analyst$100,241
Min: $67K
Max: $180K
Controller$132,157
Min: $99K
Max: $190K
Finance Director$160,091
Min: $120K
Max: $217K
Vice President of Finance$192,003
Min: $125K
Max: $315K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer)$251,033
Min: $180K
Max: $300K

Career Info

Senior Accountant jobs in Chicago

Skills that affect Senior Accountant salaries in Chicago

1
Financial Accounting
12% have this skill
2
Financial analysis
9% have this skill
3
Budget Management
6% have this skill
4
Cost Accounting
4% have this skill
5
Operational Analysis
4% have this skill
6
Managerial Accounting
4% have this skill

Average Senior Accountant Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Accountant make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $92,286 on average.

Recent Senior Accountant salaries in Chicago

$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$104,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $104,000 with +$10,400 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$62,500
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $62,500
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Finance Manager reported a yearly salary of $80,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$98,000
Yearly Salary
A Billing Manager reported a yearly salary of $98,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $70,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$91,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $91,000 with +$14,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $100,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$105,000
Yearly Salary
A Revenue Manager reported a yearly salary of $105,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$87,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $87,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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