The average pay for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is Rs 3,227,648 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Financial Modeling, Financial Analysis, and Senior Financial Management. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.

Rs 714,963 - Rs 6,971,080
Rs 710K
Rs 3M
Rs 7M
MEDIAN: Rs 3,227,648

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
Rs 0Rs 2.6MRs 5.2MRs 7.8M
Rs 714,963 - Rs 6,971,080  
Rs 95,632 - Rs 1,269,484  
Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 2,414,394  
Rs 28,000  
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).
Rs 772,322 - Rs 7,572,608  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 398

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Pay by Experience Level for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 3,509,657

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Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Reviews

What is it like working as a Chief Financial Officer (CFO)?

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Chennai:
Pros: Ownership, visibility of business, empowerment.
Cons: Conflicting priorities, managing deadlines & change management.

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Mumbai:
"Benefits of being a CFO"
Pros: One of the most senior positions available. Facing all challenges head on. High authority and responsibility position
Cons: Reward is not enough for the effort put in. No promotion system in place. Reviewed on discretion.

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Experience Affects Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

National Average
Rs 3,510,000

up arrow 39%

Skills That Affect Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

Financial Modeling
up arrow 32%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 24%

Senior Financial Management
up arrow 11%

up arrow 10%

Business Strategy
up arrow 8%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%

up arrow 2%

Compliance (Financial)
up arrow 1%

Tax Compliance
up arrow 1%


National Average
Rs 3,510,000

Strategic Planning
up arrow 1%

up arrow 6%

Budget Management
up arrow 16%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 27%

Legal Compliance
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.


13 %
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 25%