Average Assistant Controller (Financial) Salary

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The average salary for an Assistant Controller (Financial) is $68,654.
MEDIAN $68,654
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$44k - $106k
$962 - $18k
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$1k - $10k
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$42k - $112k

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Job Description for Assistant Controller (Financial)

Assistant Controller (Financial) Tasks
  • Assist in the preparation and reporting of financial statements for an organization.
  • Review and edit statements to align with business requirements and industry standards.

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Popular Skills for Assistant Controller (Financial)

Skills in Financial Reporting and Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable, Microsoft Excel and Accounts Payable.

Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Controller (Financial)

An entry-level Assistant Controller (Financial) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,147 based on 51 salaries. An early career Assistant Controller (Financial) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,241 based on 230 salaries. A mid-career Assistant Controller (Financial) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,423 based on 261 salaries. An experienced Assistant Controller (Financial) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,236 based on 282 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $73,224.
Employees with Assistant Controller (Financial) in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 31.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Rockville, Maryland (29.6% more) and New York, New York (25.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Wichita, Kansas (16.2% less) and Marietta, Georgia (12.2% less).

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