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Accounting System Expert Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$87,253 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Accounting System Expert is $87,253 a year and $42 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Accounting System Expert is between $61,957 and $108,026. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for an Accounting System Expert. 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

  • Devises and installs special accounting systems and related procedures in establishment which cannot use standardized system: conducts survey of operations to ascertain needs of establishment.
  • Sets up classification of accounts and organizes accounting procedures and machine methods support.
  • Devises forms and prepares manuals required to guide activities of bookkeeping and clerical personnel who post data and keep records.
  • May adapt conventional accounting and recordkeeping functions to machine accounting processes and be designated accountant, machine processing.
Accounting System Expert Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,241,000

Estimated population of Accounting System Expert jobs: 37,689

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Accounting System Expert Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Accounting Clerk
May 7
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Emergency Nurses Association
The Accounting Clerk is responsible for accounts payable functions, cash receipt processing ... system to set up new user accounts, trains new users, and remains the subject matter expert for ...
Sr Manager, Accounting
May 17
Chicago, United States
Jones Lange Lasalle Inc.
Enhance month end management reviews; developing and utilizing system reports * Enhance the ... Expert in Microsoft Excel and Power Point; PeopleSoft a plus * Strong interpersonal skills ...
Accounting Manager
Mar 27
Chicago, United States
... leveraging accounting systems. The internal control aptitude includes directly working with ... Expert with Microsoft Excel and high level of proficiency with other MS Office applications
Accounting Manager
May 8
Rosemont, IL, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Be the subject matter expert for Technical Accounting issues * Provide support for complex ... High level of knowledge with technology and ERP systems * Advanced Excel skills and knowledge ...
Accounting Manager
May 13
Arlington Heights, IL, USA
Beacon Resources
Participate in any future system implementation projects * Hire and mentor all members of your team ... Expert-level MS Excel skills * Superior Project Management Skills * Superb problem-solving skills ...
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