Controller earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

How do controller salaries compare to similar careers?

Controllers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than investment fund managers but more than auditors.

Career Median Salary
Investment fund manager salary $107K
Mathematician salary $102K
Financial advisor salary $83K
Stock trader salary $64K
Statistician salary $88K
Controller salary $71K
Business analyst salary $82K
Financial analyst salary $80K
Entrepreneur salary $43K
Auditor salary $76K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)