Average Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Salary in United Kingdom

£98,103
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£20,035
Bonus
£10,029
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The average salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in United Kingdom is £98,103.
10%
£52k
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£98k
90%
£156k
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What Do Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chief Financial Officer (CFO)s?

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 £73,698 based on 7 salaries. An early career Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £74,913 based on 48 salaries. A mid-career Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £92,339 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £101,556 based on 162 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £116,904.
Employees with Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 15.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Bristol, England: Bristol (22.2% less), Cambridge, England: Cambridgeshire (13.5% less) and Manchester, England: Manchester (10.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 433 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.6%
Early Career
11.1%
Mid Career
11.5%
Experienced
37.4%
Late Career
38.3%

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