The average pay for a Financial Manager is R480,625 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO), Senior Financial Management, and Financial Analysis.

R223,955 - R809,956
R220K
R480K
R810K
MEDIAN: R476,469
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50%
90%

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R48.48 - R360.65
R48
R160
R360
MEDIAN: R161.68
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National Salary Data (?
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R0R290KR580KR870K
Salary
R223,955 - R809,956  
   
Bonus
R3,010 - R109,458  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R104,057  
Commission
R48,000  
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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R229,812 - R860,560  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 987
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R150R300R450
Hourly Rate
R48.48 - R360.65  
   
Overtime
R0.00 - R248.32  
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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R0R300KR600KR900K
Bonus
R3,010 - R109,458  
   
Commission
R48,000  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R104,057  
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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R229,812 - R860,560  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Financial Manager

Pay by Experience for a Financial Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $418,000 based on 414 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $516,000 based on 382 salaries. An experienced Financial Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $568,000 based on 280 salaries. A Financial Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $600,000 based on 105 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R495,201

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Financial Manager Reviews

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

Financial Manager in stellenbosch:
"Financial manager at a FMCG supermarket."
Pros: The challenging accounting work, the forecasting and cash flow management, the cost management and potential of cost savings. The accounting system we use is awesome, user-friendly and effective.
Cons: The people management. Having to check that everybody actually does their work and giving warnings when work is not done.

Financial Manager in Cape Town:
"Financial Management."
Pros: Freedom to work on my own, sense of authority. Ensuring that all operations are performed according to company policy.
Cons: Depending on other people to complete certain tasks.

Financial Manager in Cape Town:
"Exciting."
Pros: Fast paced. Constant learning. Working with board.
Cons: Long hours. Some administrative tasks.

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Key Stats for Financial Manager

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Financial Manager Salaries

▲21%

▲15%

▲4%

National Average
R495,000

▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 39%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 60%
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