Average Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salary in India

Rs 3,605,257
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Rs 503,596
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The average salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in India is Rs 3,605,257.
Rs 957k
Rs 4m
Rs 8m
MEDIAN Rs 3,605,257
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Rs 957k - Rs 8m
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Rs 24k - Rs 2m
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Rs 996k - Rs 9m

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Job Description for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

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

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Popular Skills for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Skills in Senior Financial Management and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Financial Analysis, Accounting and Financial Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

An entry-level Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 1,100,000 based on 21 salaries. An early career Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,516,956 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,831,257 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 3,583,485 based on 293 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 4,829,581.
Employees with Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in their job title in Mumbai, Maharashtra earn an average of 22.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (15.2% more) and Bangalore, Karnataka (15.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pune, Maharashtra (27.9% less).

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