Average Senior Accountant with Accounts Receivable Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$67,391
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$5,152
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The average salary for a Senior Accountant with Accounts Receivable skills in Chicago, Illinois is $67,391.
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What Do Senior Accountants Do?

Senior Accountant Tasks
  • Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.
  • Investigate budget and variance issues.
  • Analyze financial data in order to prepare financial reports and prepare budget forecasts.
  • Maintain general ledger as needed.
  • Generate and interpret financial records and statements for management.

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What Are Popular Skills for Senior Accountants?

Skills in Financial Reporting, Month-End Close, General Ledger Accounting, Financial Analysis and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountants?

An early career Senior Accountant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,540 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Senior Accountant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,190 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Senior Accountant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Senior Accountant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 16.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (5.6% more) and Houston, Texas (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.8% less), San Diego, California (5.0% less) and Los Angeles, California (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 52 survey responses.
Early Career
44.2%
Mid Career
42.3%
Experienced
13.5%