Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Seattle Salary

Seattle Chief Financial Officers enjoy a hefty income, with average pay passing six figures ($143K) annually. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. Male Chief Financial Officers in Seattle, Wash. who responded to the survey are more common than women; more than half (68 percent) are men. Most Chief Financial Officers in Seattle like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$101,783 - $253,782
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MEDIAN: $143,361
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Salary $101,783 - $253,782
Bonus $29.09 - $92,738
Profit Sharing $3,561
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$104,199 - $323,545
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 88

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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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 $123,000 based on 11 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 $129,000 based on 13 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 $138,000 based on 31 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 $202,000 based on 40 salaries.

Key Stats for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
52%
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Experience Affects Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

National Average
$170,000

Experienced
▼19%

Mid-Career
▼24%

Entry-Level
▼27%

Skills That Affect Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

National Average
$170,000

Senior Financial Management
▼22%

Operations Management
▼23%

Financial Reporting
▼23%

Budget Management
▼24%

Financial Analysis
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
52%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: 4%
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