£59,289
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The average pay for a Chief Accountant is £59,289 per year.

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Salary £39,631 - £80,286
Bonus £10,000
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£39,729 - £93,009
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

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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Key Stats for Chief Accountant

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
30%

Experience Affects Chief Accountant Salaries

National Average
₤60,000

Late-Career
▼8%

Mid-Career
▼31%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 31%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 38%