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An Entry-Level Financial Controller earns an average salary of €38,621 per year.

€24,511 - €59,598
MEDIAN: €39,545
Salary €24,511 - €59,598
Bonus €0.00 - €5,562
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€24,511 - €60,590
  • Country: Austria
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 18 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Financial Controller

The position of financial controller, or comptroller, involves managing financial departments of a company. These departments can include the accounting department, budget department, audit department, and any other finance-related departments. Financial controllers have many responsibilities, such as producing critical financial reports, profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and financial prospectuses. They must also prepare reports that predict the financial performance of a company over time. Any paperwork that needs to be done for federal and state regulatory agencies is completed and submitted by the financial controller.


Financial Controller Tasks

  • Present financial reporting and potential risk areas to senior management.
  • Oversee accounting, financial reporting, analysis and preparation of the consolidated financial statements, including schedules for tax compliance.
  • Ensure policies and procedures are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Establish and maintain internal controls to support the financial infrastructure.

Financial Controller Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €40,546

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Financial Controller Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Financial Controller in Vienna:
"Woking hours."
Be honest, pay attention to details, always ask yourself "why" and if you can't explain it simple you didn't get it just yet.

Key Stats for Financial Controller


25 %
75 %
1-4 years
5-9 years


25 %
75 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 36%