Entry-Level Staff Accountant in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Entry-Level Staff Accountant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $50,448 per year. A skill in Auditing is associated with high pay for this job.

$40,172 - $61,165
$40K
$51K
$61K
MEDIAN: $50,844
10%
50%
90%

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$12.77 - $24.68
$13
$21
$25
MEDIAN: $20.57
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$0$63K
Salary $40,172 - $61,165
Bonus $402.68 - $6,128
Profit Sharing $2,035
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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$39,337 - $63,444
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 26 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 186
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $12.77 - $24.68
Overtime $22.50 - $32.03
Annual Data $0$63K
Bonus $402.68 - $6,128
Profit Sharing $2,035
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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$39,337 - $63,444
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 26 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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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%

Staff Accountant Job Listings

Key Stats for Staff Accountant

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
83%
5-9 years
8%
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Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Auditing
▲12%

Financial Reporting
▲2%

Data Analysis
▲2%

Tax Preparation
▲2%

General Ledger Accounting
▲1%

Financial Analysis
▲1%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Quickbooks
▼4%

Bookkeeping
▼5%

Accounts Receivable
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
▼7%

Accounts Payable
▼8%

Accounting
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 11%
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