A Chief Accountant earns an average salary of Rs 605,048 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

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Salary Rs 231,248 - Rs 1,429,800
Bonus Rs 1,014 - Rs 246,581
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Rs 233,194 - Rs 1,979,658
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 66

Job Description for Chief Accountant

Chief accountants typically handle the financial transactions for their company. They are often employed at government agencies, hospitals' billing departments, banks, retail chains, and a number of other establishments. Their day-to-day work typically includes handling tax-related duties, overseeing the business' payroll, collecting and paying bills, handling discrepancies, and maintaining a budget. They may also oversee the work of other accountants as well, checking subordinates' work, providing feedback, and answering questions; they may also play a role in the hiring process and have a say in the accountants hired for their business as well.

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Accountant

Pay by Experience for a Chief Accountant has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Accountant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 340,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Accountant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 550,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Chief Accountant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 850,000 based on 16 salaries. A Chief Accountant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 610,000 based on 9 salaries.

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Key Stats for Chief Accountant

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Chief Accountant Salaries

Experienced
▲41%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
Rs 603,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼44%

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 51%