A Mid-Career Staff Accountant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $50,667 per year. A skill in Tax Preparation is associated with high pay for this job.

$39,616 - $67,896
(Median)
$40K
$51K
$68K
MEDIAN: $50,666
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$21.69 - $28.00
(Median)
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$23
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$39,616 - $67,896  
   
Bonus
$387.83 - $6,977  
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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$43,236 - $67,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 42
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$22.56  
   
Overtime
$31.51  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$387.83 - $6,977  
   
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).
)
$43,236 - $67,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Skills That Affect Staff Accountant Salaries

Tax Preparation
up arrow 23%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Accounts Receivable
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$51,000

Accounts Payable
up arrow 1%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 1%

Quickbooks
up arrow 2%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 4%

General Ledger Accounting
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 8%

Data Analysis
up arrow 9%

Auditing
up arrow 10%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 49%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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