Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary

The average pay for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with General Ledger Accounting skills is $101,526 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$47,380 - $155,874
$47K
$100K
$160K
MEDIAN: $101,526
10%
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$26.43 - $55.00
$32
MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$47,380 - $155,874  
   
Bonus
$501 - $31,094  
Profit Sharing
$1,358 - $57,500  
Commission
$35,000  
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).
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$48,700 - $176,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 150
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$31.77  
   
Overtime
$44.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$501 - $31,094  
   
Commission
$35,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,358 - $57,500  
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).
)
$48,700 - $176,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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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.

Key Stats for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
43%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$106,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 25%

Entry-Level
up arrow 37%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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