An Accounting Manager in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $78,268 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Microsoft Word and Microsoft Office.

$49,527 - $98,351
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$98K
MEDIAN: $78,268
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$49,527 - $98,351  
   
Bonus
$1,019 - $13,107  
Profit Sharing
$3,900  
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$49,658 - $107,772  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 133

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Accounting Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Accounting Manager Salaries



National Average
$83,000



Skills That Affect Accounting Manager Salaries

Microsoft Word
up arrow 12%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%

Month-End Close
up arrow 3%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

General Ledger Accounting
0%

Accounts Payable
0%

Budget Management
0%

National Average
$83,000

Account Management
up arrow 13%


Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 15%

Quickbooks
up arrow 15%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 24%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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