Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Houston, Texas Salary

A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $156,341 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Accounting and Senior Financial Management.

$74,266 - $247,453
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MEDIAN: $146,984
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Salary $74,266 - $247,453
Bonus $2,972 - $96,958
Profit Sharing $15,000
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$77,930 - $303,528
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 99

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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%

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Pay by Experience for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $110,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $135,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $185,000 based on 45 salaries. A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $194,000 based on 38 salaries.

Key Stats for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
42%
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Experience Affects Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

▲19%

Experienced
▲13%

National Average
$164,000

Mid-Career
▼17%

Entry-Level
▼33%

Skills That Affect Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

Accounting
▲38%

Senior Financial Management
▲33%

Budgeting
▲5%

Financial Reporting
▲5%

National Average
$164,000

Budget Management
▼38%

Financial Analysis
▼53%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 9%
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