Accounting Associate in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for an Accounting Associate in Chicago, Illinois is $49,075 per year.

$39,727 - $59,304
$40K
$49K
$59K
MEDIAN: $49,075
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$39,727 - $59,304  
   
Bonus
$979 - $5,628  
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$36,445 - $60,604  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Accounting Associate

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
5%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Accounting Associate Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲6%

General Ledger Accounting
▲6%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

Microsoft Excel
▲4%

Financial Reporting
▲4%

Reconciliation
▲2%

National Average
$48,000

Accounts Receivable
▼1%

Quickbooks
▼2%

Bookkeeping
▼3%

Accounts Payable
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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