The average pay for a Financial Controller is R320,367 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Senior Financial Management, Financial Analysis, Budget Management, and Financial Reporting. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R140,936 - R713,082
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MEDIAN: R316,261
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Salary R140,936 - R713,082
Bonus R3,425 - R115,032
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R85,810
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R142,747 - R755,636
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 320

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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 R313,000 based on 134 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 R325,000 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R436,000 based on 76 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 R538,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R330,107

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Q: What is it like working as a Financial Controller?

Financial Controller in Pretoria:
Pros: Culture of momentum, good people, mind provoking situations that make me think on my feet everyday, problem solving.
Cons: The inefficiencies in some areas, the slow systems.

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Key Stats for Financial Controller

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Financial Controller Salaries

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▲32%

National Average
R330,000

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Skills That Affect Financial Controller Salaries

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 55%
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