The average salary for a Financial Controller with Microsoft Excel skills is $78,884.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Financial Controller
The top respondents for the job title Financial Controller are from the companies J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Morgan Stanley and CRF Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Franke where the average pay is $98,300. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include The Phoenix Restaurant Group and Deloitte, earning around $72,000 and $70,129, respectively. CRF Inc pays the lowest at around $55,640. Morgan Stanley and Deloitte Consulting LLP also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $61,391 and $65,518, respectively.
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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 Accounts Payable.
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 $60,867 based on 42 salaries. An early career Financial Controller with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,715 based on 489 salaries. A mid-career Financial Controller with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,416 based on 566 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,365 based on 843 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $85,483.
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Employees with Financial Controller in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 22.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (16.6% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (1.2% less).
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