Average Chief Accountant Salary in India

Rs 722,602
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Rs 110,000
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The average salary for a Chief Accountant in India is Rs 722,602.
Rs 253k
Rs 723k
Rs 2m
MEDIAN Rs 722,602
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Rs 253k - Rs 2m
Rs 10k - Rs 507k
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Rs 265k - Rs 3m

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Job Description for Chief Accountant

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Career Paths

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Chief Accountant
Financial Controller
Senior Accountant
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Chief Accountant

Skills in Financial Reporting, Accounting, General Ledger Accounting and SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Account Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Accountant

An early career Chief Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 400,000 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Chief Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 932,500 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Chief Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 900,000 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 600,000.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Chief Accountant in their job title in Mumbai, Maharashtra earn an average of 93.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pune, Maharashtra (19.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Kolkata, West Bengal (44.8% less).

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