Staff Accountant salary in Chicago Metro Area, IL

Average salary
$51,000/yr
Based on 331 income tax records
$26,500
$76,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$26,500
$76,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Staff Accountants make?
The average total salary for a Staff Accountant is $51,000 per year. This is based on data from 331 TurboTax users who reported their job as Staff Accountant and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Staff Accountant salary can vary between $26,500 to $76,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Staff Accountant salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Chicago, IL
106 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$43K – $59K
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Madison, WI
10 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$48K – $61K
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Indianapolis, IN
47 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$38K – $54K
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Milwaukee, WI
30 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$37K – $50K

Staff Accountant salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
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Staff Accountant demographics in Chicago Metro Area, IL

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74% are single
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26% are married
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25% have kids
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32% own a home

Staff Accountant salaries by age in Chicago Metro Area, IL

$0
$13,750
$27,500
$41,250
$55,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Staff Accountants in Chicago Metro Area, IL

331 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a staff accountant in Chicago Metro Area, IL is $51,000 per year. Staff accountant salaries in Chicago Metro Area, IL can vary between $26,500 to $76,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 331 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as staff accountant.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for staff accountants near Chicago Metro Area, IL: Chicago, IL ($52,000 a year), Madison, WI ($52,000 a year), and Indianapolis, IN ($49,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.