Finance Director Salary in San Jose, California

How much does a Finance Director make in San Jose, CA? The average Finance Director salary in San Jose, CA is $221,273 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $180,723 and $267,451. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Finance Director directs an organization's financial policies, planning, reporting and controls. Oversees all financial functions including accounting, budget, credit, risk, tax, and treasury. Being a Finance Director generally is the second most senior finance executive. Typically requires a master's degree. Additionally, Finance Director typically reports to Chief Financial Officer. May require a CPA. The Finance Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Finance Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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