The average pay for an Accountant with Accounts Payable skills in Chicago, Illinois is $46,543 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$36,779 - $64,392
(Median)
$37K
$47K
$64K
MEDIAN: $46,543
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$10.14 - $20.70
(Median)
$10
$17
$21
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$36,779 - $64,392  
   
Bonus
$970 - $5,045  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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).
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$30,410 - $66,428  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $20.70  
   
Overtime
$18.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$970 - $5,045  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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).
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$30,410 - $66,428  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Accountant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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