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Financial Accountant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$91,018 (USD)

Average Salary

$44/hr

Average Hourly

$3,777

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 16, 2019

The average pay for a Financial Accountant is $91,018 a year and $44 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Financial Accountant is between $64,353 and $112,780. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Financial Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Analyzes statistics and utilizes principles of accounting to analyze past and present financial operations and estimates future revenues and expenditures.
  • Studies records of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred.
  • Advises management regarding matters, such as effective use of resources and return on investments scenarios.
  • Excludes paraprofessionals.
Financial Accountant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Financial Analysts

Job family population: 306,200

Estimated population of Financial Accountant jobs: 86,143

Rate of error: 1.4%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$105,515
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Financial Accountant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Senior Financial Accountant
Nov 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Synectics Inc.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 10+ years of experience in a multi-currency financial services environment Experienced in managing and leading a team of professionals and a proven track record ...
Senior Finance & Accounting Consultant
Dec 3
us
DLC
A CPA with Big 4 public accounting is desired. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Prepare ... Implement Adaptive Insights for FP&A budget tool and management reporting * Execute monthly ...
Financial Accountant
Nov 15
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd.
Iceberg is seeking a FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT (FA) , which will be a pivotal role in the department. Working closely with the Director of Finance/Controller, the FA will help reduce time to close ...
Staff Accountant
Dec 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Grayson Search
The Staff Accountant is responsible for monthly general ledger close and various financial reporting to ensure they properly reflect the company's financial position in accordance with company policy ...
Senior Accountant- Management Path
Nov 27
Chicago, IL, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
... financial information to prepare journal entries to general ledger accounts. · Maintain the ... EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT ROLE · Bachelor's in Accounting · 2-8 years of ...

The average pay for a Financial Accountant is $91,018 a year and $44 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Financial Accountant is between $64,353 and $112,780. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Financial Accountant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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