The average salary for a Finance Director in Canada is C$116,141.
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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…Read more
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Popular Skills for Finance Director
Skills in Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Budgeting, Accounting, Financial Analysis and Financial Reporting.
Pay by Experience Level for Finance Director
An early career Finance Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$97,711 based on 49 salaries. A mid-career Finance Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$109,617 based on 134 salaries. An experienced Finance Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$119,300 based on 357 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$122,324.
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Employees with Finance Director in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 18.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (8.2% more) and Mississauga, Ontario (5.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ottawa, Ontario (12.1% less) and Montréal, Québec (6.7% less).
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