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Tax Record Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,945 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tax Record Clerk is $44,945 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Tax Record Clerk is between $33,653 and $54,320. 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

  • Prepares and keeps financial and business transaction data up-to-date, applying accepted procedures, and prepares reports to ensure accurate accounting records.
  • Performs complex clerical and entry-level accounting activities.
  • Compiles and checks source documents, such as vouchers, invoices, purchase orders, and cash receipts, for completeness and accuracy, and prepares reports.
  • Verifies and posts details of business transactions to appropriate ledgers and journals, and totals accounts.
Tax Record Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Job family population: 1,532,340

Estimated population of Tax Record Clerk jobs: 46,062

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Tax Record Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Accounting Clerk
May 2
Deerfield, IL, USA
Kelly Services
Enter tax amounts and invoice IDs and submit invoice for review, approval, payment into payment ... Verifying the accuracy of invoices and other accounting documents or records compared to the Work ...
Accounts Payable Clerk
May 18
Chicago, United States
William Blair
... records and reports. * Maintain all accounts payable reports, spreadsheets and accounts payable files. * Gather information for and prepare supporting documents for sales and use tax returns ...
Staff Accountant Job ID# 402009
May 20
Lake County, IL, USA
Addison Group-Schaumburg
Perform the processing and recording of accounts payable transactions and ensure that all invoices ... Tax Professional, Staff Accountant, Senior Accountant, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable ...
Senior Accountant
Apr 24
Blue Island, IL, USA
Proflow Pumping Solutions
... clerk to ensure the timely and accurate recording and payment of our company's expenses. ... Monitoring purchasing activity to ensure compliance with sales tax regulations * Identifying 1099 ...
Accounting Assistant
Mar 1
Mokena, IL, USA
... of financial records. The successful candidate will be responsible for reconciling daily ... review, tax filings and audits · Monitor credit card charges, payment discrepancies, refunds ...
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