How much does a Chief Financial Officer make in Chicago, IL? The average Chief Financial Officer salary in Chicago, IL is $407,254 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $319,751 and $507,413. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Chief Financial Officer is responsible for developing an organization's overall financial policies. Provides strategic direction of all financial functions including accounting, budget, credit, insurance, tax, and treasury. Being a Chief Financial Officer ensures that proper financial controls are in place and that financial transactions support the overall business strategy while conforming with applicable laws and regulations. Typically requires an advanced degree. Additionally, Chief Financial Officer typically reports to Chief Executive Officer or Chief Operating Officer. May require a CPA. Responsible for the development of functional or business unit strategy for the entire organization. Defines corporate vision and strategy establishes company direction and focus. Executes multiple high impact initiatives to achieve overall corporate goals. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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