The average salary for a Cost Controller in India is Rs 667,008.
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Job Description for Cost Controller
A cost controller's main duty is to track and control the costs associated with one or more of their employer's projects. On a day-to-day basis, they are responsible for tasks such as compiling monthly cost forecasts, tracking employee hours invested on a project, and verifying invoices issued by suppliers. They sometimes works as part of a larger team and sometimes operates alone. While a cost controller's work is largely mental in nature, there may be certain elements that are physically dem…Read more
Cost Controller Tasks
- Track and analyze cost activities, forecasting and budgeting to inform leadership.
- Generate cost reports, recommendations, and analysis of invoices.
- Develop processes to automate data collection and to reduce expenses.
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Popular Skills for Cost Controller
Skills in Microsoft Excel, Forecasting, Data Analysis and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cost Accounting.
Pay by Experience Level for Cost Controller
An early career Cost Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 300,000 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Cost Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 667,045 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Cost Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 850,000 based on 17 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Cost Controller in their job title in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earn an average of 19.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mumbai, Maharashtra (12.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pune, Maharashtra (10.0% less) and Bangalore, Karnataka (2.5% less).
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