How much does a Plant Accountant make in Chicago, IL? The average Plant Accountant salary in Chicago, IL is $79,996 as of July 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $72,851 and $96,564. 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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Manager, Cost Accounting

Green Thumb Industries - Chicago, IL

General Accountant

Central Steel & Wire - Chicago, IL

Senior Cost Accountant

Grayson Search Partners - Berwyn, IL

Plant Accountant

American Axle & Manufacturing - Bolingbrook, IL

Job Description for Plant Accountant

Plant Accountant provides accounting services for a plant. Responsibilities include analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. Being a Plant Accountant complies and prepares analysis and reports of accounting activity and data. Prepares balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and reconciliations. Additionally, Plant Accountant typically requires a bachelor's degree of accounting or related field. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Plant Accountant gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Plant Accountant typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
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