The average salary for a Financial Controller with Accounts Payable skills in Los Angeles, California is $88,415.
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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
Financial Controller Tasks
- Ensure policies and procedures are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
- Establish and maintain internal controls to support the financial infrastructure.
- Present financial reporting and potential risk areas to senior management.
- Oversee accounting, financial reporting, analysis and preparation of the consolidated financial statements, including schedules for tax compliance.
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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 Microsoft Excel.
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 $82,090 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,990 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,300 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $110,000.
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Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 17.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (8.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (6.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (26.7% less), Denver, Colorado (13.7% less) and Houston, Texas (13.7% less).
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