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Accountant Salary in Chennai

The average pay for an Accountant in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 205,996 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are General Ledger Accounting, Microsoft Office, and ERP. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

Rs 115,624 - Rs 467,503
Rs 120K
Rs 210K
Rs 470K
MEDIAN: Rs 205,996

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
Rs 0Rs 160KRs 320KRs 480K
Rs 115,624 - Rs 467,503  
Rs 990 - Rs 44,839  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 58,723  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
Rs 116,397 - Rs 469,962  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 160

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Experience Affects Accountant in Chennai, Tamil Nadu Salaries

National Average
Rs 211,000

Skills That Affect Accountant in Chennai, Tamil Nadu Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 47%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 25%

up arrow 14%

National Average
Rs 211,000

Account Management
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 14%

Sales Tax Reports
up arrow 14%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.


23 %
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 35% dental benefits Dental: 1%
vision benefits Vision: 3% employee benefits None: 63%