Top Accounting Executive Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Top Accounting Executive, VP, Accounting, Chief Accounting Executive, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Accounting Executive, Vice President of Accounting

What is the average annual salary for Top Accounting Executive?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Top Accounting Executive may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Top Accounting Executive in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Top Accounting Executive in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Top Accounting Executive in the United States is $178,636 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Top Accounting Executive in the United Sates are expected to make less than $178,636.

Source: HR Reported data as of December 2014

Median $178,636
  • 10%$116,086
  • 25%$145,895
  • 75%$226,308
  • 90%$269,711

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Job Description for Top Accounting Executive

Oversees all aspects of an organization's accounting function. Responsible for planning and directing ledger accounts, financial statements, and cost control systems. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 15 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Top Accounting Executive job description

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Categories:  Financial Services, Accounting, Banking, Executive and Management

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Accounting Director, Accounting Supervisor, Top Audit Executive, Accounting Manager, Cost Accounting Manager, Accounting Clerk III, Accounting Clerk I, Accounting Clerk II, Top Budgeting Executive

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