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Chicago
Chicago

Accountant salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$64,165
$4,428
Additional Cash Compensation
$68,593
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 $64,165. The average additional cash compensation for a Accountant in Chicago is $4,428. The average total compensation for a Accountant in Chicago is $68,593. Accountant salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Accountant employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

5,152
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Finance Salaries

+24
Mobile, Software
+8
eCommerce, Food
+8
eCommerce, Food
+11
Consumer Web, Fintech

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 $69,000 on average.

Accountant Salary by gender

The average Accountant salary for women is $66,056 and the average Accountant salary for men is $64,942.

Accountant Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Accountant with 7+ years of experience is $75,929. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $53,062.

Average Finance salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Budget Analyst $55,400
Min: $46K
Max: $67K
Accountant $64,319
Min: $42K
Max: $82K
Financial Analyst $70,452
Min: $50K
Max: $105K
Senior Accountant $79,667
Min: $57K
Max: $100K
Senior Financial Analyst $86,756
Min: $65K
Max: $100K
Controller $128,706
Min: $85K
Max: $175K
Finance Director $147,917
Min: $126K
Max: $180K
Vice President of Finance $180,875
Min: $145K
Max: $200K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $243,929
Min: $153K
Max: $300K

Accountant jobs in Chicago
179

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.

Staff Accountant

Chicago
3 hours ago
+16
As a General Ledger Staff Accountant, you will play an integral role with our month-end close process, Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance, and process improvements. This position reports to the US Accounting Manager and is based in our Chicago office. Responsibilities  • Prepare journal entries, account reconciliations, financial statement schedules, and other necessities for our month-end close.  • Assist with internal and external audit schedules;

Junior Accountant

Chicago
5 days ago
+20
Junior Accountant 222 W Adams St, 11th Floor Chicago, Illinois, 60606 United States West Monroe isn’t a start-up consulting firm, but we act like one. From day one, our people have the opportunity to make a definitive personal impact for their clients and their careers. What does this mean? It means we seek out the best of the best, and then we challenge them to make us better. Think you’re up to the challenge? West Monroe Partners is looking

Account Executive

Chicago
6 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.

Account Advisor

Chicago
1 week ago
+23
As an Account Advisor, you will be managing a portfolio of restaurant accounts. You will be tasked with helping your portfolio of restaurants get the most out of using Grubhub and consulting with them to have the most ideal menu page for our diners. Increasing their conversion number and building the value of GrubHub will be key!  As an Account Advisor, you will be responsible for growing and expanding our relationships with all your restaurants.  

Account Executive

Chicago
1 week ago
+28
The Senior Account Executive Executive creates, identifies and closes sales for Ansarada’s Material Information Platform. You achieve this through four main sales plays; pursuing outbound new business sales, responding to inbound opportunities, expanding existing accounts, and recovering lapsed or disengaged accounts. You will work collaboratively with your sales and marketing team mates to execute territory and account plans that drive deals through the prospect, qualify, educate, sell process. 

Accounting Intern

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
As an Accounting Intern, you will have the opportunity to work closely with our accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger teams. This is a paid internship requiring 40 hours per week during the summer and at least 20 hours per week during the 2018-2019 academic year. This position is based in our Chicago office.

Staff Accountant

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+16
As the Accounting Analyst, work with the entire accounting department to manage the finances of the company. This is a unique opportunity to develop your accounting skills and be part of a fast-paced, growing company. If you have a passion for detail and a desire to learn, this is the place for you.

Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable Clerk

Chicago
16 hours ago
+10
Shiftgig is looking for an AR and AP Clerk to join the accounting team. We’re looking for someone who has experience performing a variety of bookkeeping and general accounting functions according to established policies and procedures. This person will also maintain contact with clients, vendors, and other members of staff, including but not limited to the appropriate client account manager.

Corporate Account Manager

Chicago
22 hours ago
+23
You are a talented Account Manager who loves to help others and enjoys building client relationships. You will be one of the primary contacts for a portion of our premier corporate client base and will be responsible for managing many aspects of the client’s interaction with the company.  You are capable of interfacing with technical and senior level contacts via phone and in-person meetings in order to understand the clients’ needs and develop solutions to accomplish their goals.

Commercial Account Executive

West Suburbs
3 days ago
+27
ServiceNow is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before. We’re disruptive. We work hard but try not to take ourselves too seriously. We are highly adaptable and constantly evolving. We are passionate about our product, and we live for our customers. We have high

Financial Accounting Manager

West Suburbs
4 days ago
+27
The role is responsible for standard monthly and quarterly close activities including recording journal entries and preparing account reconciliations, as well as executing and monitoring internal controls related to these processes. In addition, this role will develop financial processes, assist with the accounting integration of Dealer Inspire and Cars.com, create insightful reporting, and interact regularly with senior management of the organization. The Manager, Financial Accounting will report to the Director of Corporate Accounting and Reporting at Cars.com.

Recent Accountant salaries in Chicago

$60,000
Yearly Salary
A Finance associate reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Tax Analyst reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$3,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$72,500
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $72,500
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A Staff Accountant reported a yearly salary of $55,000
1-3 Years of Experience
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201-500 Employees
Chicago
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Accounting Analyst reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$6,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$76,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $76,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$45,000
Yearly Salary
A Tax Analyst reported a yearly salary of $45,000 with +$1,350 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$72,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $72,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Accountant reported a yearly salary of $75,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
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