The average salary for a Late-Career Financial Controller with Financial Reporting skills is $88,271.
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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 Analysis and Budgeting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, 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 $65,159 based on 69 salaries. An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,932 based on 1,223 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,642 based on 1,952 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,652 based on 3,344 salaries.
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Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 37.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (20.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (15.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (7.5% less).
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