Assistant Controller Salary in District of Columbia

How much does an Assistant Controller make in District of Columbia? The average Assistant Controller salary in District of Columbia is $144,133 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $122,929 and $168,981. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $122,929 10% $103,623 90% $191,604 75% $168,981 $144,133 50%(Median)
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Assistant Controller assists the corporate controller in directing the organization's accounting functions including cost, payables, and reporting. Contributes to the development and maintenance of financial reporting, planning and budgeting systems. Being an Assistant Controller oversees the preparation of periodic reporting and required legal filings. Ensures that all corporate and required accounting policies and procedures are documented and followed by the organization. Additionally, Assistant Controller may train accounting staff. May coordinate with auditors. Requires a bachelor's degree of accounting or finance. Typically reports to the controller. The Assistant Controller typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be an Assistant Controller typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $143,408 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $143,408 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $143,408 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $143,408 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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