Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Financial Controller is $89,817
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 $64,882 based on 114 salaries. An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,169 based on 1,895 …Read more
What Do Financial Controllers Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.