Average Experienced Accountant with Financial Reporting Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$63,000
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$2,500
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The average salary for an Experienced Accountant with Financial Reporting skills in Chicago, Illinois is $63,000.
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$45k
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$63k
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$243k
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What Are Popular Skills for Accountants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Bookkeeping, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Microsoft Excel and General Ledger Accounting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Accountants?

An entry-level Accountant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,472 based on 5 salaries. An early career Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,655 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,665 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,092.
Employees with Accountant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 30.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (1.4% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (10.6% less), Orlando, Florida (9.0% less) and San Diego, California (6.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 104 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.8%
Early Career
54.8%
Mid Career
30.8%
Late Career
9.6%