The average salary for a Late-Career Financial Controller with Budget Management skills is $88,033.
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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, Financial Analysis and Budgeting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Payable and General Ledger Accounting.
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 $64,457 based on 14 salaries. An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,270 based on 303 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,066 based on 419 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,059 based on 768 salaries.
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Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 36.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (32.2% more) and New York, New York (31.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (13.7% less).
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