Average Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salary in Australia

AU$156,949
Avg. Base Salary (AUD)
10%
A$99k
MEDIAN
A$157k
90%
A$247k

The average salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is AU$156,949

Base Salary
AU$99k - AU$247k
Bonus
AU$5k - AU$70k
Profit Sharing
AU$99 - AU$51k
Total Pay
AU$97k - AU$277k
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What Do Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s Do?

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

What is the highest pay for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is A$247k / year

What is the lowest pay for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is A$99k / year

How can Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) that oversees more junior Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.