The average salary for a Late-Career Financial Controller with General Ledger Accounting skills in Houston, Texas is $101,461.
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Job Description for Financial Controller
The position of financial controller, or comptroller, involves managing financial departments of a company. These departments can include the accounting department, budget department, audit department, and any other finance-related departments. Financial controllers have many responsibilities, such as producing critical financial reports, profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and financial prospectuses. They must also prepare reports that predict the financial performance of a company over…Read more
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Popular Skills for Financial Controller
Senior Financial Management
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 Budgeting and Senior Financial Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Financial Controller
An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $74,820 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,764 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,278 based on 46 salaries.
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Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 18.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.0% more) and Chicago, Illinois (0.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (19.6% less), Portland, Oregon (16.2% less) and Dallas, Texas (6.4% less).
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