Entry-Level Finance Director Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Finance Director is $74,344 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Financial Modeling, Forecasting, and Senior Financial Management.

$42,480 - $123,417
$42K
$77K
$120K
MEDIAN: $77,324
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$14.68 - $30.03
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$21
$30
MEDIAN: $20.71
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$0$141K
Salary $42,480 - $123,417
Bonus $293.61 - $31,796
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,174
Commission $55,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,216 - $141,533
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 402
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $14.68 - $30.03
Overtime $30.00
Annual Data $0$141K
Bonus $293.61 - $31,796
Commission $55,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,174
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,216 - $141,533
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

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Finance Director Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Finance Director in Dallas:
"Don't pigeon-hole your career."
Be open to other opportunities outside of Finance that may come available to round yourself out, gain exposure to other leaders, and learn all you can about the organization.

Finance Director in Singapore:
"Be a finance business patner to co-drive business agenda."
Good business partner to drive business agenda, Leader to all managers in the company, a mentor to finance team.

Finance Director in Maple Grove:
"Attention to detail and ethics are key."
Surround yourself with the most seasoned accountants in your hiring range. I don't recommend entry level accountants for a corporate environment unless it is A/R, A/P, or Payroll.

Finance Director in Southlake:
"Valuable skills associated with compliance."

Finance Director in Atlanta:
"How much stress is involved."
Use data to make decisions, not emotions.

Finance Director in New York:
"Posibilities of advancement."
It is important to evaluate the commute as well as the possibilities of promotion and advancement.

Finance Director in Miami:
"BUDGETING."
MANAGE STAFF.

Key Stats for Finance Director

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
36%
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Skills That Affect Finance Director Salaries

Financial Modeling
▲46%

Forecasting
▲44%

Senior Financial Management
▲21%

Financial Analysis
▲4%

National Average
$76,000

Budget Management
▼2%

Operations Management
▼4%

Budgeting
▼9%

Microsoft Excel
▼9%

Financial Reporting
▼14%

Accounting
▼23%

Strategic Planning
▼28%

General Ledger Accounting
▼29%

Accounts Payable
▼35%

Payroll Administration
▼37%

Accounts Receivable
▼39%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 17%
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