The average salary for a Financial Controller with Forecasting skills is $85,373.
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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 that pay less than market rate include Accounts Payable, Budgeting, Financial Analysis, General Ledger Accounting and Financial Reporting.
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 $69,912 based on 9 salaries. An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,336 based on 204 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,102 based on 283 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,781 based on 524 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,659.
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Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 30.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (30.0% more) and Houston, Texas (23.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (14.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (3.8% less).
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