The average salary for a Financial Controller with Cost Accounting skills is $78,182.
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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
General Ledger Accounting
Skills in Financial Reporting, General Ledger Accounting, Financial Analysis and Budgeting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Payable.
Pay by Experience Level for Financial Controller
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 $59,753 based on 11 salaries. An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,588 based on 201 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,243 based on 263 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,068 based on 489 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,472.
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Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 40.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (36.7% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (24.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (1.0% less).
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