The average salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is C$132,689 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Business Strategy, Operations Management, Mergers and Acquisitions, Leadership, and Risk Management / Risk Control.

C$80,618 - C$196,763
C$81K
C$130K
C$200K
MEDIAN: C$132,689
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C$24.14 - C$100.00
C$24
C$60
C$100
MEDIAN: C$59.86
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$80KC$160KC$240K
Salary
C$80,618 - C$196,763  
   
Bonus
C$3,079 - C$60,267  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$59,180  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$82,609 - C$239,130  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 448
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$50C$100C$150
Hourly Rate
C$24.14 - C$100.00  
   
Overtime
C$67.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$100KC$200KC$300K
Bonus
C$3,079 - C$60,267  
   
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$59,180  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$82,609 - C$239,130  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$141,325

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Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Collingwood:
`"$Great Interesting Job."`
Pros: Autonomous, very flexible time requirements, close to home, good staff benefits, great work environment, free skiing and golf, no major job impediments.
Cons: Manager is very difficult to work with, doesn't empower his staff and always takes the credit, never does annual reviews in a timely fashion.

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Key Stats for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
42%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

▲19%

▲3%

National Average
C$141,000

▼13%

▼31%

Skills That Affect Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

Business Strategy
▲31%

Leadership
▲20%


Mergers and Acquisitions
▲20%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲17%





National Average
C$141,000

Forecasting
▼1%

▼7%



People Management
▼10%

Compliance (Financial)
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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