Finance Controller Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$102,000
$69,000
$102,000
$150,000
The average Finance Controller makes about $102,270 per year. That's $49.17 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $69,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $150,000. Many of Finance Controllers seem to be drawn to Finance and Technology companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case Finance Controllers tend to work at Hospitality, Health Care, and Finance companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that New York, New Jersey and West Virginia pay Finance Controllers the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
New York, NY
$130,500
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Map of Finance Controller Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Finance Controllers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Finance Controller Salary By Location

While a Finance Controller can average a salary of $102,270 per year, or $49.17 per hour, there are many opportunities for Finance Controllers to make more. For example, in New York, NY you might make $130,500 per year. Other high-paying locations include Jersey City, NJ, Washington, DC and McLean, VA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to New York, NY where the average starting salary is $72,000. The highest paying states for Finance Controllers include New York, New Jersey and West Virginia. Meanwhile, Utah, Tennessee, and Iowa offer the lowest salaries.

Average Finance Controller Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like JPMorgan Chase and Goldman Sachs as they offer the highest salaries for Finance Controllers.

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Average Finance Controller Pay By Industry

The salary for a Finance Controller can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for Finance Controllers tend to be found in Hospitality, Health Care, and Finance companies. In fact, Finance Controllers can make a yearly salary of $107,632 while working for Hospitality companies.
Industry
Average Salary
Hospitality
Hospitality
$107,632
$108k
Health Care
Health Care
$105,631
$106k
Finance
Finance
$105,220
$105k
Automotive
Automotive
$105,218
$105k
Technology
Technology
$101,214
$101k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$100,387
$100k
Retail
Retail
$93,154
$93k

Finance Controller Salary History

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Recently Added Finance Controller Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
06/24/2020
06/24/2020
$130,000
$130,000
06/24/2020
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
06/17/2020
06/17/2020
$120,000
$120,000
06/17/2020
Thrivas
Thrivas
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
06/10/2020
06/10/2020
$93,915
$93,915
06/10/2020
120 Finance-Controller
120 Finance-Controller
06/06/2020
06/06/2020
$135,910
$135,910
06/06/2020
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
05/15/2020
05/15/2020
$210,000
$210,000
05/15/2020
Better Business Bureau Serving The Heart of Texas
Better Business Bureau Serving The Heart of Texas
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
05/11/2020
05/11/2020
$68,000
$68,000
05/11/2020
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
04/25/2020
04/25/2020
$40,000
$40,000
04/25/2020
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
03/23/2020
03/23/2020
$62,610
$62,610
03/23/2020
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
03/23/2020
03/23/2020
$74,089
$74,089
03/23/2020
Financial Controller
Financial Controller
02/26/2020
02/26/2020
$85,000
$85,000
02/26/2020