Senior Accountant salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$83,981
$9,076
Additional Cash Compensation
$93,057
Total Compensation
Median: $84K
Min: $57K
Max: $120K

How Much Does a Senior Accountant Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $83,981. The average additional cash compensation for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $9,076. The average total compensation for a Senior Accountant in Chicago is $93,057. Senior Accountant salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Senior Accountant employees in Chicago.

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Senior Accountant jobs in Chicago

Senior Account Executive

Chicago
1 week ago
+30
Well, hello there 👋 We're Screencastify, the #1 screen recorder for Chrome. More than 12 million people use Screencastify every week (!!!) to record, edit and share all sorts of amazing videos. We like to think that we've democratized video creation by making it simpler and more affordable than ever before. In K-12 classrooms around the world, teachers and students are using Screencastify to create instructional videos, record presentations, give

Senior Account Executive, Pharma

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+39
SENIOR ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE   Candidates must have a minimum of 1 year of experience in pharmaceutical marketing or advertising.   ROLE closerlook’s Senior Account Executive supports the Account Team in ensuring client needs are met. The SAE is responsible for day-to-day tasks and project documentation and must collaborate with multiple teams within the agency as well as outside vendor partners to deliver work that exceeds client expectations.   Thi

Senior Account Executive - Global Advisory

Remote
1 week ago
+60
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 - Channel - 21-0148 (remote)

Remote
1 week ago
+60
As a Senior Account Executive, you will be responsible for acquiring new Relativity Authorized Partners in your defined territories and growing our existing RAP’s through a combination of co-selling with Enterprise Sales and account management. It’s essential that you present compelling perspectives to partner and their clients regarding the value of RelativityOne to help expand their business. Further, this role has a strategic element to work closely with CSM and Solutions to assist clients transition their business into RelativityOne with product, economic, and commercial support.

Senior Account Executive - Relativity Trace 20-0570

Remote
2 weeks ago
+60
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.

Account Executive

Chicago
2 days ago
+44
As an Account Executive, you will be focused on outbound sales efforts. Working mostly over the phone, you’ll target Enterprise businesses, gaining commitment to buy, and successfully closing new clients each month. Once a deal is closed, you will be able to hand-off to a dedicated Client Success Manager and focus on what you do best, closing more business.

Staff Accountant

Chicago
4 days ago
+41
Description By joining Everspring as a Staff Accountant, you'll be the fourth Accountant on our growing accounting team in a late-stage startup as we transition from startup to more established company. You'll gain exposure to all areas of accounting and work under the mentorship of a Big 4 CPA.   Ideally, you'll bring a solid foundation (2-5 years) of accounting principles from either a structured accounting firm or startup organization. We'd

Account Executive

Chicago
5 days ago
+30
The K-12 Account Executive is a truly exciting role ripe with potential to propel us into a new phase of growth. Don't believe us? Keep reading 👇 Your mission - should you choose to accept it - is to lead us into a new phase of dominance in the K-12 market. You'll own the sales process, from initial contact to closure. You'll own your numbers, activity goals, and build lasting relationships with schools and districts across the country. Before long, you'll become an edtech expert and will confidently speak to ever-changing trends, new features and products to help our customers accomplish their goals.

Account Executive

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
As an Account Executive, you will be responsible for selling new business to Talent Acquisition leaders & Recruiters within high growth technology companies. Prior experience selling to recruiters is strongly preferred, as well as someone who is driven to surpass goals while delivering a great experience to prospects, clients and coworkers. We need someone who knows what it takes to build something from the ground up, who treats the “job” as his or her own business, and thrives on learning daily.

Staff Accountant

Chicago
1 week ago
+45
About the Role: UPshow is seeking a Staff Accountant to assist with billing and collection support, day-to-day accounting duties, and financial reporting tasks.  This role will report to the Vice President of Finance and will have exposure to all aspects of the business with strong career advancement opportunities.   If you are someone who wants to grow, learn, and is not afraid of a challenge, we would love to talk to you!   Responsibilities:

Staff Accountant

Chicago
1 week ago
+37
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Account Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+39
Operate as the lead point of contact for any and all matters specific to your accounts. Build and maintain strong, long-lasting customer relationships. Develop trusted advisor relationships with key accounts, customer stakeholders and executive sponsors. Ensure the timely and successful delivery of our solutions according to customer needs and objectives. Clearly communicate the progress of monthly/quarterly initiatives to internal and external stakeholders. Develop new business with existing clients and/or identify areas of improvement to meet sales quotas. Forecast and track key account metrics (e.g. quarterly sales results and annual forecasts). Collaborate with sales team to identify and grow opportunities within territory. Assist with challenging client requests or issue escalations as needed.

Senior Accountant Salary ranges

The most common Senior Accountant salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average Senior Accountant Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Senior Accountant make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $99,500 on average.

Senior Accountant Salary by gender

The average Senior Accountant salary for women is $86,969 and the average Senior Accountant salary for men is $78,349.

Senior Accountant Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Senior Accountant with 7+ years of experience is $88,250.

Average Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Accountant $66,658
Min: $42K
Max: $146K
Budget Analyst $69,111
Min: $46K
Max: $135K
Financial Analyst $77,834
Min: $50K
Max: $150K
Senior Accountant $83,981
Min: $57K
Max: $120K
Senior Financial Analyst $94,210
Min: $65K
Max: $171K
Controller $130,975
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $153,641
Min: $115K
Max: $217K
Vice President of Finance $187,841
Min: $135K
Max: $275K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $244,491
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Senior Accountant salaries in Chicago

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Financial Accounting
11% have this skill
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Financial analysis
8% have this skill
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Budget Management
5% have this skill
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Managerial Accounting
4% have this skill
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Operational Analysis
4% have this skill
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Cost Accounting
3% have this skill

Recent Senior Accountant salaries in Chicago

$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$13,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$89,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Associate reported a yearly salary of $89,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$118,000
Yearly Salary
A Accounting Manager reported a yearly salary of $118,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$78,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $78,000 with +$4,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$120,000
Yearly Salary
A Accounting Manager reported a yearly salary of $120,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$72,800
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $72,800
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$106,000
Yearly Salary
A Manager, Accounting reported a yearly salary of $106,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accountant reported a yearly salary of $85,000 with +$8,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$110,000
Yearly Salary
A Accounting Lead reported a yearly salary of $110,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
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