The average salary for a Financial Accounting Manager is $79,549.
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Job Description for Financial Accounting Manager
Financial accounting manager positions are available in a wide range of organizations, including companies that focus specifically on financial matters and businesses that employ in-house accounting staff. This manager's daily duties revolve around following standard accounting procedures, performing activities such as managing accounts and processing information related to long-term assets, liabilities, income, and expenses. Much of the financial accounting manager's work involves communicating…Read more
Financial Accounting Manager Tasks
- Manage the preparation and review of financial reports and statements detailing the status of company funds.
- Identify discrepancies in financial reporting and determine the cause.
- Oversee internal and external audits, organizing paperwork and making sure audits are finished on schedule.
- Ensure compliance with internal controls and both company and government regulations.
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Popular Skills for Financial Accounting Manager
Skills in Financial Reporting, Financial Analysis and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Payroll Administration and Accounts Payable.
Pay by Experience Level for Financial Accounting Manager
An early career Financial Accounting Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,616 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Financial Accounting Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,585 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Financial Accounting Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,306 based on 205 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $76,762.
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Employees with Financial Accounting Manager in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 29.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (23.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (21.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Tampa, Florida (15.1% less) and Miami, Florida (4.5% less).
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