How much does a Comptroller make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Comptroller in the United States is $38 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $34 and $42. 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. 

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What is a Comptroller?

A Comptroller is a management-level position responsible for supervising the quality of accounting and financial reporting of an organization. A financial Comptroller is a senior-level executive who acts as the head of accounting, and oversees the preparation of financial reports, such as balance sheets and income statements. In most Commonwealth countries, the Comptroller general, auditor general, or Comptroller and auditor general is the external auditor of the budget execution of the government and of government-owned companies. Typically, the independent institution headed by the comptrol...

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Michael Shannon Consulting LLC - Arlington , VA
S. Treasury, the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense, Comptroller (OUSD(C), the DoD Office of the Deputy Chief Management Officer (ODCMO), Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy (DPAP ...
ZipRecruiter - 46 days ago
Naval Medical Command - Falls Church , VA
... Comptroller and Director, Business Operations/Comptroller You will serve as change agent within Navy Medicine for internal and external changes that affect the overall financial management resource ...
Upward.net - 7 days ago
Strategic Analysis, Inc. - Arlington , VA
... to Comptroller target benchmarks and provide recommendations for improving fiscal performance. + Facilitate the collection and presentation of data, analyze budgetary trends, and identify risks ...
Upward.net - 29 days ago
Michael Shannon Consulting LLC - Arlington , VA
S. Treasury, the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense, Comptroller (OUSD(C), the DoD Office of the Deputy Chief Management Officer (ODCMO), Defense Procurement and Acquisition Policy (DPAP ...
ZipRecruiter - 78 days ago
Alcyone Consulting Inc. - Arlington , VA
... Comptrollers, and Society of Cost Estimating and Analysis. Naomi Silver, President and CEO of Alcyone, has consulted with the Department of Defense for over 20 years. Ms. Silver is a certified ...
ZipRecruiter - 54 days ago
Dollar Bank - Chesapeake , VA
Candidates being considered will be subject to additional background checks as required by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency. Principle Activities and Duties: * Demonstrate a consultative ...
ZipRecruiter - 41 days ago
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