The average pay for a Senior Accountant in Chennai, Tamil Nadu is Rs 332,392 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Accounts Receivable, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Tax Compliance, and Accounts Payable.

Rs 212,586 - Rs 674,951
Rs 210K
Rs 340K
Rs 670K
MEDIAN: Rs 338,957
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Salary Rs 212,586 - Rs 674,951
Bonus Rs 497 - Rs 101,754
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00
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Rs 216,942 - Rs 697,741
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 83

Job Description for Senior Accountant

Senior accountants are the lead "numbers" people in any company with an accounting division. They are responsible for keeping a company financially organized. They must be talented in mathematics and organized so as not to miss any financial information. Even missing one number in the thousands of numbers they see every year can completely change the standing and decisions of their company executives. So, it is imperative that they be accurate. Senior accountants also will often manage teams of accountants when working for larger companies.

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Senior Accountant Tasks

  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Investigate budget and variance issues.
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.

Senior Accountant Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

National Average
Rs 343,000

▼2%

Experienced
▼5%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries

Accounts Receivable
▲28%

Microsoft Office
▲28%

Microsoft Word
▲28%

Tax Compliance
▲28%


ERP
▲17%


Microsoft Excel
▲4%

National Average
Rs 343,000

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 51%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 46%