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Accounting Operations Manager Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$125,449 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Accounting Operations Manager is $125,449 a year and $60 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Accounting Operations Manager is between $87,166 and $156,082. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accounting Operations Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Manages professional level accounting functions and the preparation of reports including earnings, profits/losses, cash balances, and cost accounting.
  • Confirms accuracy of operating and financial reports.
  • Advises upper management regarding matters, such as effective use of resources and methods, for preventing capital being frozen.
  • Interprets accounts and records to upper management.
  • Includes managers whose staffs may consist of a mix of professional, paraprofessional, and/or clerical accounting personnel; excludes managers whose staffs consist of 100 percent nonexempt accounting personnel.
Accounting Operations Manager Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Financial Managers

Job family population: 569,380

Estimated population of Accounting Operations Manager jobs: 5,734

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Accounting Operations Manager Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Director of Accounting Operations
May 8
Chicago, IL, USA
Prairie Shores Property Management LLC
We are looking for a Director Of Accounting Operations to join our team! You will be responsible ... Report analysis and findings to management team ​ Qualifications: * Previous experience in ...
Accounting Manager
Apr 29
Point Five Packaging LLC
The Accounting Manager will be responsible for managing and overseeing all aspects of financial operations and employee relations. This position reports directly to the company President. The ...
Accounting Manager
May 8
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Galloway Consolidated Holdings, Incorporated and Subsidiaries
The Accounting Manager will report directly to the CFO. This position will focus on all facets of ... Strong business operations and process improvement experience; * Strong staff and process ...
Accounting Manager
May 8
Rosemont, IL, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
They are adding a new Accounting Manager to join our growing organization. This role will be able ... This role will be a bit more operational in nature and will have a focus on centralizing and ...
Accounting Manager
May 8
Libertyville, IL, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
They are looking to bring on a new Accounting Manager to run their North American Accounting operations. This role will report directly to the Controller, have 3 direct reports and has the succession ...
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