Average Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salary in Canada

C$139,365
Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
10%
CA$87k
MEDIAN
CA$139k
90%
CA$206k

The average salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is C$139,365

Base Salary
C$87k - C$206k
Bonus
C$5k - C$67k
Profit Sharing
C$2k - C$71k
Total Pay
C$89k - C$254k
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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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How do Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s Rate Their Jobs?

4.2 out of 5
(84)
Highly Satisfied
167Reviews
Based on 84 responses, the job of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.16 out of 5. On average, Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s are highly satisfied with their job.

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 CA$206k / 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 CA$87k / 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.