How much does an IT Controller make in the United States? The average IT Controller salary in the United States is $142,088 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $122,214 and $161,145. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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IT Controller Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile IT Controller Salary $104,120 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile IT Controller Salary $122,214 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile IT Controller Salary $142,088 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile IT Controller Salary $161,145 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile IT Controller Salary $178,496 US September 25, 2023
25% $122,214 10% $104,120 90% $178,496 75% $161,145 $142,088 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for IT Controller

IT Controller manages and establishes budget, business plan, and financial policies for IT function. Supervises accounting personnel. Being an IT Controller requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a CFO or top management. The IT Controller manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be an IT Controller typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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