AU$156,094
Avg. Salary
AU$60.84
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$20,226

Bonus

AU$10,103

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is AU$60.84 per hour.

The average pay for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is AU$156,094 per year.

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AU$37.88
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AU$60.84
50%
AU$123.65
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MEDIAN AU$60.84
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AU$98k
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AU$156k
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AU$243k
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MEDIAN AU$156,094
AU$97,711 - AU$243,340
AU$98K
AU$160K
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MEDIAN: AU$156,094
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AU$37.88 - AU$124
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AU$120
MEDIAN: AU$60.84
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AU$0AU$255K
Salary AU$97,711 - AU$243,340
Bonus AU$4,906 - AU$56,000
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$50,000
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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AU$97,364 - AU$255,521
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 571
Hourly Data AU$0AU$123
Hourly Rate AU$37.88 - AU$124
Overtime AU$120
Annual Data AU$0AU$255K
Bonus AU$4,906 - AU$56,000
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$50,000
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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AU$97,364 - AU$255,521
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

Job Description for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Chief financial officers (CFOs) oversee the financial operations of their companies and provide leadership and focus to accounting and finance departments to ensure that they operate efficiently and comply with applicable laws and company policies. Their work is essential to project a favorable company image while saving money in every way possible.

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Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Tasks
  • Develop internal control policies, guidelines, and procedures for activities such as budget administration, cash and credit management, and accounting.
  • Prepare or direct preparation of financial statements, business activity reports, financial position forecasts, annual budgets, and/or reports required by regulatory agencies.
  • Provide leadership and coordination in the administrative, business planning, accounting and budgeting efforts of the company.

Common Career Paths for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)


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Popular Skills for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Pay by Experience for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has a positive trend. An entry-level Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$141,000 based on 94 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$145,000 based on 148 salaries. An experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$169,000 based on 317 salaries. A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$177,000 based on 264 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

1%

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-11%

-25%

National Average: AU$163,264

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

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chief Financial Officer (CFO)?

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in Palmerston:
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Key Stats for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
44%

Experience Affects Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

▲9%

▲3%

National Average
AU$163,000

▼11%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
44%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 92%