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Chief Accounting Officer Salary

How much does a Chief Accounting Officer make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Chief Accounting Officer

$185,666 (USD)/yr

$89 (USD)/hr

$23,301 (USD)/yr

$183,101 (USD)/yr

$88 (USD)/hr

$23,301 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Oversees and directs accounting operations for the entire organization, including, but not limited to, the maintenance and implementation of accounting policies and procedures. Reviews and manages accounting department budget and collaborates with other department heads to maximize cost and efficiency.
The average chief accounting officer salary in United States is $185,666 or an equivalent hourly rate of $89. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $23,301. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$127,684 (USD)

$231,759 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$215,238 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Chief Accounting Officer will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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