Average Experienced Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) with Senior Financial Management Skills Salary

$190,000
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The average salary for an Experienced Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) with Senior Financial Management skills is $190,000.
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$134k
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$190k
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$247k
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MEDIAN $190,000
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$134k - $247k
Total Pay
$102k - $301k

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Job Description for Chief Accounting Officer (CAO)

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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Popular Skills for Chief Accounting Officer (CAO)

Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership, Financial Reporting and Accounting.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Late Career
100.0%

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