How much does a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) make?

Updated Sep 17, 2021

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$177,661 /yr
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1,244 salaries

$97K

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$178K

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$324K

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The national average salary for Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is $177,661 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Chief Financial Officer (CFO) salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1244 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Chief Financial Officer (CFO) employees.

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Masterclad

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$199,715

 /yr
Range: $93K - $438K
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$93K

$438K

$92,531 - $438,434 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$196,771

 /yr
Range: $101K - $440K

$101K

$440K

$100,965 - $440,000 Range

Anonymous Content
3.8

Anonymous Content

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$152,854

 /yr
Range: $113K - $337K

$113K

$337K

$112,991 - $336,582 Range

3.9

Confidential

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$160,770

 /yr
Range: $96K - $252K

$96K

$252K

$95,618 - $252,411 Range

3.8

Anonymous

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$191,884

 /yr
Range: $71K - $303K

$71K

$303K

$71,000 - $302,894 Range

3.9

Confidential

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$221,194

 /yr
Range: $106K - $339K

$106K

$339K

$105,540 - $338,966 Range

Self
4.6

Self

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$157,302

 /yr
Range: $36K - $524K

$36K

$524K

$36,391 - $524,341 Range

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ABC
3.9

ABC

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$187,416

 /yr
Range: $105K - $308K

$105K

$308K

$105,314 - $308,159 Range

3.8

Undisclosed

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$195,735

 /yr
Range: $155K - $235K

$155K

$235K

$155,346 - $234,669 Range

GE
4

GE

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$234,403

 /yr
Range: $196K - $457K

$196K

$457K

$195,938 - $457,214 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$187,981

 /yr
Range: $166K - $213K

$166K

$213K

$165,702 - $212,816 Range

Deloitte
3.9

Deloitte

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$231,408

 /yr
Range: $157K - $372K

$157K

$372K

$157,302 - $372,428 Range

TBD
4.5

TBD

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$200,525

 /yr
Range: $102K - $404K

$102K

$404K

$101,903 - $403,858 Range

4.2

Self Employed Chicago

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$127,690

 /yr
Range: $105K - $500K

$105K

$500K

$105,413 - $500,000 Range

Goldman Sachs
4

Goldman Sachs

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$117,586

 /yr
Range: $94K - $414K

$94K

$414K

$94,069 - $414,255 Range

3.8

Unknowns

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$169,487

 /yr
Range: $92K - $213K

$92K

$213K

$92,448 - $212,816 Range

PwC
3.9

PwC

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$97,974

 /yr
Range: $87K - $214K

$87K

$214K

$87,349 - $214,474 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

$102,720

 /yr
Range: $102K - $300K

$102K

$300K

$101,903 - $300,000 Range

Landscape Services
3.3

Landscape Services

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
About 

$126K -$143K

$126K

$143K

$125,980 - $142,938 Range

Keller Williams
4.3

Keller Williams

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
About 

$91K -$137K

$91K

$137K

$91,152 - $136,576 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) salaries

The national average salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is $177,661 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1244 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) employees.

The highest salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in United States is $324,376 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in United States is $97,305 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent chief financial officer cfo salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$300,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $300,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Appleton, WI Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
$4k profit sharing
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Appleton, WI Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$3,500
monthly
A Treasurer in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $3,500 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Additional Pay
$25k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$146,702
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $146,702 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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