Just below two-thirds of Financial Controllers with Microsoft Office skills have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $46K to $124K per year, but median earnings come to around $74K annually. Total cash compensation to Financial Controllers with Microsoft Office skills approaches anywhere from $46K on the lower end to $124K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $20K from bonuses and upwards of $12K from profit sharing. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Most Financial Controllers with Microsoft Office skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Most enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to close to one-half. Financial Controllers with Microsoft Office skills survey participants are largely women, dominating at 68 percent. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$48,449 - $117,286
(Median)
$48K
$74K
$120K
MEDIAN: $74,458
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.78 - $44.27
(Median)
$16
$22
$44
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,449 - $117,286  
   
Bonus
$789 - $19,866  
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $12,458  
Commission
$10,200  
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).
)
$45,951 - $124,372  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 790
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.78 - $44.27  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$23.49 - $38.64  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$789 - $19,866  
   
Commission
$10,200  
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $12,458  
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).
)
$45,951 - $124,372  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 70
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Financial Controller Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Controller

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $60K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $75K. For Financial Controllers with Microsoft Office skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $80K. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $79K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,167

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Washington is home to an above-average pay rate for Financial Controllers with Microsoft Office skills, 60 percent higher than the national average. Financial Controllers with Microsoft Office skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+50 percent), Seattle (+32 percent), Denver (+32 percent), and Baltimore (+29 percent). Dallas is the lowest-paying area, 15 percent south of the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Portland (12 percent lower) and San Antonio (9 percent lower).

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Employers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Financial Controller Salaries



National Average
$75,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 182 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 17%
ADVERTISEMENT