Salary for Treasurers and Controllers

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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 find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

Treasurers and controllers direct many of the financial activities for sects of an organizations or entire organizations. These activities include money handling, investments, planning and procuring. To become a treasurer or controller, a graduate degree is often required. Some of these positions may require a law degree. Several years of work-related experience is also normally required to be considered for this position.

A Treasurer or Controller can earn average salaries in a range of $70,830 - $208,000 based on seniority. will normally get average salaries of one hundred and fifty-one thousand five hundred and ten dollars on an annual basis.

receive the highest salary in New York, where they can earn compensation, on average, of near $215,640. People holding these jobs receive the highest salary in Information, which has job pay of $179,290.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 68.93 percent nationwide in that time.


Treasurers and Controllers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Management of Companies and Enterprises
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Public Administration
Accommodation and Food Services
Educational Services
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Health Care and Social Assistance