The average pay for a Finance Director is AU$158,896 per year. A skill in Senior Financial Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AU$115,314 - AU$223,566
AU$120K
AU$160K
AU$220K
MEDIAN: AU$157,122
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50%
90%
AU$35.00 - AU$86.50
AU$79
MEDIAN: AU$78.61
50%
AU$0AU$253K
Salary AU$115,314 - AU$223,566
Bonus AU$6,955 - AU$52,851
Profit Sharing AU$24,566
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$118,359 - AU$253,092
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 117
Hourly Data AU$0AU$86
Hourly Rate AU$78.61
Annual Data AU$0AU$253K
Bonus AU$6,955 - AU$52,851
Profit Sharing AU$24,566
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$118,359 - AU$253,092
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Finance Director

Finance directors hold a leadership position, so general management duties such as scheduling, hiring, and carrying out performance evaluations may be necessary. These directors generally lead a finance team in creating strategic plans regarding the company's finances; this includes both accounting duties and financial analyses and projections. The team which the finance director leads should identify risks and areas in need of improvement so the company can identify mistakes before they come to realization and further increase profits.

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Finance Director Tasks

  • Manages the preparation of budgets, forecasts and accounting activities.
  • Directs the staff operations, business planning and budget development and compliance for the department.
  • Oversees the preparation of regulatory and financial reporting as required, and ensures compliance.
  • Develops policies and procedures to control and report financials.

Common Career Paths for Finance Director


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Pay by Experience Level for Finance Director

Pay by Experience for a Finance Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Finance Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$135,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Finance Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$140,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Finance Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$172,000 based on 74 salaries. A Finance Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$197,000 based on 40 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$172,713

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Key Stats for Finance Director

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
32%

Experience Affects Finance Director Salaries

▲14%

▼0%

National Average
AU$173,000

▼19%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Finance Director Salaries


Accounting
▼0%

National Average
AU$173,000



Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 84%