The average salary for a Financial Controller in Calgary, Alberta is C$87,132 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Senior Financial Management and Financial Analysis.

C$60,929 - C$137,566
C$61K
C$91K
C$140K
MEDIAN: C$90,613
10%
50%
90%
C$20.35 - C$50.21
C$45
MEDIAN: C$45.43
50%
C$0C$148K
Salary C$60,929 - C$137,566
Bonus C$1,021 - C$26,008
Profit Sharing C$1,939 - C$20,608
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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C$62,631 - C$148,111
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 170
Hourly Data C$0C$50
Hourly Rate C$45.43
Overtime C$0.00
Annual Data C$0C$148K
Bonus C$1,021 - C$26,008
Profit Sharing C$1,939 - C$20,608
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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C$62,631 - C$148,111
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Financial Controller

The position of financial controller, or comptroller, involves managing financial departments of a company. These departments can include the accounting department, budget department, audit department, and any other finance-related departments. Financial controllers have many responsibilities, such as producing critical financial reports, profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and financial prospectuses. They must also prepare reports that predict the financial performance of a company over time. Any paperwork that needs to be done for federal and state regulatory agencies is completed and submitted by the financial controller.

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Financial Controller Tasks

  • Present financial reporting and potential risk areas to senior management.
  • Oversee accounting, financial reporting, analysis and preparation of the consolidated financial statements, including schedules for tax compliance.
  • Ensure policies and procedures are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Establish and maintain internal controls to support the financial infrastructure.

Financial Controller Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Controller

Pay by Experience for a Financial Controller has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Controller with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$79,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Controller with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$93,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$94,000 based on 45 salaries. A Financial Controller with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$98,000 based on 20 salaries.

Key Stats for Financial Controller

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Financial Controller Salaries

▼0%

National Average
C$98,000

▼4%

▼5%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Financial Controller Salaries



National Average
C$98,000



▼3%

Forecasting
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼6%




Microsoft Word
▼13%



Cash Flow Management
▼16%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 12%