Accounts Payable Specialist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

Chicago Accounts Payable Specialists with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent slightly less than two-thirds of Accounts Payable Specialists in Chicago, Ill.. Salaries average out to around $42K annually and spread from $30K to $52K per year. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Accounts Payable Specialists in Chicago making up 76 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a majority earn dental coverage. For the most part, Chicago Accounts Payable Specialists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$34,105 - $52,516
$34K
$42K
$53K
MEDIAN: $41,698
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50%
90%

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$12.77 - $23.14
$13
$19
$23
MEDIAN: $18.87
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$0$52K
Salary $34,105 - $52,516
Bonus $3,100
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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$30,220 - $52,206
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 47
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $12.77 - $23.14
Overtime $29.35
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $3,100
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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$30,220 - $52,206
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

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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 Accounts Payable Specialist

Pay by Experience for an Accounts Payable Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Accounts Payable Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Accounts Payable Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Accounts Payable Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 31 salaries. An Accounts Payable Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 21 salaries.

Key Stats for Accounts Payable Specialist

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
31%
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Experience Affects Accounts Payable Specialist Salaries

▲3%

▲1%

National Average
$42,000

▼1%

▼13%

Skills That Affect Accounts Payable Specialist Salaries



▼0%

Vendor Relations
▼0%


SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
▼1%


Microsoft Word
▼2%

Customer Service
▼4%

Accounts Receivable
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 18%
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