The average salary for a Corporate Controller with General Ledger Accounting skills is $94,002.
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Job Description for Corporate Controller
A corporate controller oversees all the financial and accounting functions of a given organization, including billing, accounts payable and receivable, budgeting, and other functions. Corporate controllers also perform management duties, as many different departments related to financial and accounting practices report to them. They are also responsible for overseeing the company's systems for financial and accounting procedures, collecting on accounts payable, payroll processing, financial rep…Read more
Corporate Controller Tasks
- Develop and coordinate the operational functions of the accounting department.
- Ensure accurate reporting and conformance to financial policies.
- Supervise budget preparation and billings.
- Oversee accounting activities and cash, investment, and asset management.
Popular Employer Salaries for Corporate Controller
The top respondents for the job title Corporate Controller are from the companies Convo Communications, Solid Surfaces, Inc. and Abc Corp.. Reported salaries are highest at Abc Corp. where the average pay is $90,000. Solid Surfaces, Inc. pays the lowest at around $65,000.
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Popular Skills for Corporate Controller
Senior Financial Management
Skills in Financial Reporting, Financial Analysis, Budgeting, Senior Financial Management and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Corporate Controller
An entry-level Corporate Controller with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $77,595 based on 9 salaries. An early career Corporate Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,908 based on 243 salaries. A mid-career Corporate Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,662 based on 503 salaries. An experienced Corporate Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,459 based on 1,269 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,997.
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Employees with Corporate Controller in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 26.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (26.5% more) and Chicago, Illinois (24.0% more).
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