Alternate Job Titles: Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Accounting Executive, Vice President of Accounting, VP, Accounting, Top Accounting Executive, Chief Accounting Executive
How much does a Top Accounting Executive make? The median annual Top Accounting Executive salary is $203,726, as of June 28, 2017, with a range usually between $173,575-$247,865, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. 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 $203,726, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Top Accounting Executive in the United States are expected to make less than $203,726.
Source: HR Reported data as of June 28, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Top Accounting Executive that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Top Accounting Executive are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of July 2017
Oversees all aspects of an organization's accounting function. Plans and directs ledger accounts, financial statements, and cost control systems. Audits monthly financial report, cost accounting, payable and receivable related issues. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a Controller or a CEO. Manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head. View full job description