$203,473
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The average pay for a Partner - Accounting Firm in Chicago, Illinois is $203,473 per year.

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Job Description for Partner - Accounting Firm

Typically, there are two types of accounting firm partners: equity partners and salaried partners. Equity partners are the highest-level individuals in the business, as they have usually put forth some of their own money to support the business. Salaried partners are those who have not invested directly in the business financially, but who are eligible for profit-sharing. Depending on the firm, a prospective partner may be asked to buy in before joining.

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Partner - Accounting Firm Tasks
  • Act as the highest executive of the accounting firm to direct and determine the final decision on all its projects and activities.
  • Establish the firm's policies and procedures, and make sure these practices are carried out in all of the firm's offices.
  • Manage the accounting firm's staff, select managers, and evaluate manager's performances.
  • Responsible for the financial well-being of the firm and ensure that the offices bring in a profit.
  • Oversee the operation of regional offices, coordinate their activities, and monitor their performance.

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
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Partner - Accounting Firm Job Listings

Key Stats for Partner - Accounting Firm

20 years or more
100%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 25%