Financial controller salary in United States
How much does a Financial Controller make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a financial controller is $103,313 per year in the United States. 4.1k salaries reported, updated at December 7, 2023
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
|Years of experience||Per year|
|Less than 1 year|
|1 to 2 years|
|3 to 5 years|
|6 to 9 years|
|More than 10 years|
Top companies for Financial Controllers in United States
Highest paying cities for Financial Controllers near United States
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Financial Controllers
Management Experience(earn +29.54% more)
The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 8.47% since 2018. Financial Controllers with this skill earn +29.54% more than the average base salary, which is $103,313 per year.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||28||increase by 28|
|2013||44||increase by 57.14%|
|2014||192||increase by 336.36%|
|2015||91||decrease by 52.60%|
|2016||83||decrease by 8.79%|
|2017||130||increase by 56.63%|
|2018||189||increase by 45.38%|
|2019||173||decrease by 8.47%|
Most common benefits for Financial Controllers
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Paid time off
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 284 ratings
74% of Financial Controllers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Financial Controller
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