R338,511
Avg. Salary
R72.74
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

R29,628

Bonus

R12,000

Profit Sharing

R3,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Financial Controller is R72.74 per hour.

The average pay for a Financial Controller is R338,511 per year.

10%
R24.24
10%
R72.74
50%
R206.08
90%
90%
MEDIAN R72.74
10%
R148k
10%
R339k
50%
R806k
90%
90%
MEDIAN R338,511
R148,299 - R805,510
R150K
R340K
R810K
MEDIAN: R338,511
10%
50%
90%
R24.24 - R206
R24
R73
R210
MEDIAN: R72.74
10%
50%
90%
R0R867K
Salary R148,299 - R805,510
Bonus R7,877 - R123,199
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R145,437
Commission R3,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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R147,438 - R867,435
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 22 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 672
Hourly Data R0R206
Hourly Rate R24.24 - R206
Overtime R138
Annual Data R0R867K
Bonus R7,877 - R123,199
Commission R3,000
Profit Sharing R0.00 - R145,437
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
R147,438 - R867,435
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 22 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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 time. Any paperwork that needs to be done for federal and state regulatory agencies is completed and submitted by the financial controller.

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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.

Financial Controller Pay By Employer

$0$150K

$69,844

Abc Corp.
14 profiles
$87,429

$80,600

$90,000

Morgan Stanley
8 profiles
$64,403

$64,480

$85,000

$94,729

Common Career Paths for Financial Controller


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Financial Controller Job Listings

Popular Skills for Financial Controller

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Controller

Pay by Experience for a Financial Controller has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Controller with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R299,000 based on 340 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Controller with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R388,000 based on 263 salaries. An experienced Financial Controller which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R520,000 based on 167 salaries. A Financial Controller with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R525,000 based on 52 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

6%

-9%

-12%

National Average: R349,720

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Financial Controller Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Financial Controller?

Financial Controller in Cape Town:
"Awesome."
Pros: People are very easy and laid back
Cons:

Financial Controller in Johannesburg:
"Working life."
Pros: The fast pace keeps u going with new challenges everyday.
Cons:

Financial Controller in Johannesburg:
Pros: i STUDY IN JOHANNESBURG TOO,SO IT IS GOOD FOR ME TO WORK IN JOHANNESBURG AND i have friends
Cons: tyraffic

Financial Controller in Johannesburg:
"Interesting and Thrilling."
Pros: The atmosphere of a fast paced environment.
Cons: Time is a limitation.

Financial Controller in Johannesburg:
"Bank Reconciliation, Accounts Receivable , Accounts Payables,"
Never lose your intergrity.

Financial Controller in stellenbosch:
"WORK HARD TO BE RECONIZED."
TEAM PLAYER, EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION.

Financial Controller in Pretoria:
Pros: Culture of momentum, good people, mind provoking situations that make me think on my feet everyday, problem solving.
Cons: The inefficiencies in some areas, the slow systems.

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Key Stats for Financial Controller

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Financial Controller Salaries

▲50%

▲49%

▲11%

National Average
R350,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Financial Controller Salaries

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 53%