How much does a Comptroller make? The average Comptroller salary is $78,232 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $69,941 and $87,927. 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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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 - 42 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 - 74 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 - 50 days ago
PlacingIT is diversity certified by the NMSDC (National Minority Supplier Development Council), WBENC (Women's Business Enterprise National Council), and the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts ...
ZipRecruiter - 17 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 - 37 days ago
INDUS Technology, Inc. - Williamsburg , VA
The administrator will review the reports for positive and negative trends with findings provided to the NECC and NECCPAC Comptroller departments. The Government Travel Credit Card program requires ...
ZipRecruiter - 55 days ago

Comptroller Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Comptroller between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Comptroller in each city.
Click to see the salary for Comptroller in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $97,790
Washington, DC $87,088
Miami, FL $76,160
Chicago, IL $82,995
Boston, MA $88,144
New York, NY $94,113
Dallas, TX $77,723
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What is the average salary for Comptroller in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Comptroller in the United States. The base salary for Comptroller ranges from $69,941 to $87,927 with the average base salary of $78,232. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $71,198 to $91,056 with the average total cash compensation of $80,189.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $78,232 $69,941 - $87,927
Bonus $1,957 $1,258 - $3,129
Total Pay $80,189 $71,198 - $91,056
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I am a Comptroller, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Comptroller. a Comptroller Salary in New Britain, CT is $84,491 as of October 28, 2020; a Comptroller Salary in Barnstable, MA is $82,497 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Comptroller vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Comptroller?
Salary ranges for a Comptroller can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020