Salary for Financial Managers

Also known as:  Banking Center Manager, Banking Manager, City Comptroller, City Treasurer, Comptroller, Credit Manager, Financial Director, Financial Officer, Fiscal Manager, International Bank Manager helps management and administration professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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The main duties of a financial manager are to develop financial goals for organizations, produce financial reports, direct investments and other related activities. Most importantly, they are responsible for keeping organizations financially healthy. Financial officers usually have to have at least a bachelor's degree. They are also often required to have at least five years of experience in a related occupation, such as accounting, auditing or loan officers.

A Financial Manager can earn a pay level between 88000 and 132000 based on experience and education levels. Financial Managers can get wages of One Hundred Nineteen Thousand Seven Hundred dollars annually.

Financial Managers can get the best compensation in New York, which has average pay levels of near $148070. People with this job title can receive the highest pay in Information, where they receive average wages of $137460.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 30.56 percent nationwide in that time.
Financial Managers tend to make the most in the following industries
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $137,460
Information $134,510
Management of Companies and Enterprises $134,100
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $129,290
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $124,120
Finance and Insurance $118,480
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Accommodation and Food Services $92,740
Public Administration $97,120
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting $97,210
Educational Services $98,660
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $100,270
Health Care and Social Assistance $100,770