Average Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) Salary

$177,384
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$92k
MEDIAN
$177k
90%
$255k

The average salary for a Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) is $177,384

Base Salary
$92k - $255k
Bonus
$5k - $101k
Profit Sharing
$5k - $52k
Total Pay
$78k - $335k
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What Do Chief Accounting Officer (CAO)s Do?

Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) Tasks
  • Oversee all accounting, including ledgers, assets, credit, collections, and accounts.
  • Oversee payroll and budgeting processes to ensure the flow of operations.
  • Oversee internal and external audits, and make recommendations and changes to processes.
  • Track records, plan, and file all state and federal taxes, along with internal and external financial reports.
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Job Satisfaction for Chief Accounting Officer (CAO)

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Gender Breakdown

Female
55.6%
Male
43.1%
Prefer to self-define
1.4%
This data is based on 72 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

91%

Dental

81%

Vision

73%

None

8%