Accounting Clerk Salary in Chicago, Illinois

An Accounting Clerk in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $38,160 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Collections and Bookkeeping. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$27,311 - $46,615

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$11.33 - $20.80

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$27,311 - $46,615  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,517  
Profit Sharing
$1,080 - $3,250  
Total Pay (?
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$25,398 - $47,042  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 49
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.33 - $20.80  
   
Overtime
$9.38 - $31.05  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,517  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,080 - $3,250  
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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$25,398 - $47,042  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Experience Affects Accounting Clerk in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%


National Average
$37,000


Skills That Affect Accounting Clerk in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Bookkeeping
up arrow 13%

Collections
up arrow 13%

Customer Service
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 2%

Quickbooks
up arrow 2%

Banking
up arrow 1%

National Average
$37,000

Billing
up arrow 3%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Data Entry
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 18%
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