Average Financial Controller Salary

$83,601
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,201
Bonus
$9,000
Commission
$3,580
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The average salary for a Financial Controller is $83,601.
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$56k
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$84k
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$124k
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What Do Financial Controllers Do?

Job Satisfaction for Financial Controller

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The top respondents for the job title Financial Controller are from the companies J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Abc Corp. and Morgan Stanley. Reported salaries are highest at National Association of Manufacturers where the average pay is $123,528. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Siemens and Abc Corp., earning around $103,417 and $100,000, respectively. Morgan Stanley pays the lowest at around $66,948. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) and Deloitte also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $69,082 and $72,336, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Financial Controllers?

Skills in Financial Reporting, Financial Analysis and Budgeting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Payable and General Ledger Accounting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Financial Controllers?

An entry-level Financial Controller with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,236 based on 135 salaries. An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,778 based on 2,108 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,731 based on 3,149 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,802 based on 5,388 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,788.
Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 25.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (18.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (18.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15,450 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.9%
Early Career
13.6%
Mid Career
20.4%
Experienced
34.9%
Late Career
30.2%

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