Average Financial Manager Salary

$72,893
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,063
Bonus
$8,000
Commission
$3,088
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Financial Manager is $72,893.
10%
$45k
MEDIAN
$73k
90%
$117k
Is Financial Manager your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Salary
$45k - $117k
Bonus
$507 - $20k
Profit Sharing
$200 - $13k
Commission
$983 - $20k
Total Pay
$41k - $121k
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Financial Managers Do?

Financial Manager Tasks
  • Prepare and submit budget and resource reports and statements, with an eye towards compliance.
  • Perform ad hoc, non-routine financial analysis as needed.
  • Manage client accounts and act as the subject matter expert for budgetary decisions.
  • Refine and implement monthly, quarterly, and annual reports for designated groups.

Job Satisfaction for Financial Manager

4 out of 5
(191)
Highly Satisfied
66Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Financial Manager are from the companies U.S. Air Force (USAF), The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and Winters Instruments. Reported salaries are highest at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory where the average pay is $84,000. Winters Instruments pays the lowest at around $70,768.

Financial Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Financial Managers?

Skills in Financial Analysis and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounting, Budget Management and Financial Reporting.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Financial Managers?

An entry-level Financial Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,967 based on 66 salaries. An early career Financial Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,853 based on 283 salaries. A mid-career Financial Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,852 based on 306 salaries. An experienced Financial Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,625 based on 349 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,750.
Employees with Financial Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 25.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (18.7% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (14.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (2.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,260 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.2%
Early Career
22.5%
Mid Career
24.3%
Experienced
27.7%
Late Career
20.3%