Financial Controller in Houston, Texas Salary

Just under two-thirds of Financial Controllers in Houston, Texas are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $59K to $158K per year, and the average comes out to $89K annually. There are more female Financial Controllers in Houston who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 65 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Houston Financial Controllers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$58,451 - $139,853
$58K
$89K
$140K
MEDIAN: $88,982
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Salary $58,451 - $139,853
Bonus $487.22 - $31,749
Profit Sharing $8,500
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$59,180 - $157,517
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 137

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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 Financial Controller

Pay by Experience for a Financial Controller has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Controller with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 30 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Controller with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 54 salaries. A Financial Controller with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 47 salaries.

Key Stats for Financial Controller

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
32%
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Experience Affects Financial Controller Salaries

▲12%

▲11%

National Average
$92,000

▼5%

▼21%

Skills That Affect Financial Controller Salaries

Financial Applications
▲9%



▲5%




National Average
$92,000




▼5%



Payroll Administration
▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 12%
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