A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $151,389 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Senior Financial Management and Financial Reporting.

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Bonus
$7,000 - $117,916  
Profit Sharing
$11,400  
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$75,537 - $312,814  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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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.

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Experience Affects Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$161,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Entry-Level
up arrow 47%

Skills That Affect Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

Senior Financial Management
up arrow 35%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 14%

Budgeting
up arrow 7%

National Average
$161,000

Accounting
up arrow 8%

Budget Management
up arrow 37%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 53%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
6%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
47%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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