Accounting Controller Salary in the United States

How much does an Accounting Controller make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Accounting Controller in the United States is $41 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $32 and $49. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Accounting Controller

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Job Openings for Accounting Controller
Friesen's. Inc. - Detroit Lakes , MN
The Controller will work closely with and report directly to the President ... Qualifications include, at a minimum, a Bachelor Degree in Accounting with 5 plus years of ...
iHire - 4 days ago
Citibus, located in Lubbock, Texas is seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Controller. This position will be responsible for the planning and direction of all accounting operations ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Walsh Accounting Services, LLC - Baltimore -
Walsh Accounting is hiring a Controller to join our remote outsourced accounting practice. We believe that our work and our life can fit together... we offer a flexible schedule and a primarily ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Private Company -
The Controller is responsible for providing accurate and timely consolidated financial reporting to ... Communicate accounting decisions impacting the balance sheet and P&L to the CEO/Owner. * Research ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Contentstack -
As Controller, you will lead the accounting, financial reporting, planning and tax activities for each of our companies. This position will also oversee our accounting team in India, provide ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
Quartus Engineering -
We are looking for an Accounting Manager/Controller to work in our San Diego headquarters. Summary: Role reports to Director of Accounting. Maximizes return on financial assets by establishing and ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago