Experienced Finance Director Salary

Commissions form a big slice (close to one-third) of total compensation for Experienced Finance Directors. The median income in this area hovers around $130K. Cash earnings for Experienced Finance Directors — including $38K in bonuses and $25K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $69K to $188K depending on individual performance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Male Experienced Finance Directors are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 57 percent of the field. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$68,522 - $161,456
$69K
$120K
$160K
MEDIAN: $119,955
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$20.36 - $53.39
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$53
MEDIAN: $25.79
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$68,522 - $161,456  
   
Bonus
$3,896 - $38,048  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,548  
Commission
$44,000  
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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$68,696 - $188,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,695
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$20.36 - $53.39  
   
Overtime
$31.21  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$3,896 - $38,048  
   
Commission
$44,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $24,548  
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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$68,696 - $188,189  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $129,517

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For Experienced Finance Directors, busy San Francisco offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 34 percent above the national average. Experienced Finance Directors will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+29 percent), Los Angeles (+29 percent), Atlanta (+18 percent), and Denver (+17 percent). With compensation 2 percent below the national average, Austin is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Finance Director

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 255 votes.
10-19 years
80%
20 years or more
20%
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Skills That Affect Finance Director Salaries


Strategic Planning
▲15%

Data Analysis
▲15%


Forecasting
▲2%

People Management
▼0%

National Average
$130,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Senior Financial Management
▼3%


▼11%

Budget Management
▼11%

Operations Management
▼14%

Accounting
▼26%

Microsoft Office
▼31%

General Ledger Accounting
▼35%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 255 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 10%
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