Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Finance Director make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$199,435 / yrTotal Pay
$135,124 / yrBase Pay
$64,311 / yrAdditional Pay

$199,435

 / yr
$122K$332K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Finance Director is $199,435 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $135,124 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $64,311 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Director of Finance

$229,987 /yr
Director of Finance
$310,427 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Finance Director

Some related job titles are Finance Director Salaries with median pay of $239,042, Director of Finance Salaries with median pay of $229,987, Fpa Salaries with median pay of $165,209, Chief Financial Officer Salaries with median pay of $317,861.

Top Paying Companies

For a Finance Director in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Finance Director in United States. Employers include eBay, Yahoo and VMware.

1
eBay
$347,605/yr
2
Yahoo
$316,698/yr
3
VMware
$313,325/yr

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Microsoft
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Finance DirectorSee 56 salaries from all locations

$280,431

 / yr

$217,131

 / yr

$226,527

 / yr

$227,672

 / yr

$224,062

 / yr

$209,451

 / yr

$267,499

 / yr

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$247,900

 / yr

$221,799

 / yr

$253,382

 / yr

$197,482

 / yr

$229,365

 / yr

$223,439

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$212,620

 / yr

$271,075

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$237,221

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Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Finance & Accounting?

Jobs in finance and accounting are expected to see continued demand, with employment growth linked to the health of the broader economy. These jobs will continue to offer above average pay but usually require higher education or certification to enter the field. While automation will replace many common tasks, it is not expected to reduce the need for these employees; it will instead allow them to focus on core soft skills like advising clients and analyzing trends.

Recent Salaries Shared

For finance director

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Finance Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$124,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director of Finance and Administration

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$125,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Finance Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$140,000

/yr

$130K | $10K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director, Financial Planning and Analysis

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$200,000

/yr

$150K | $50K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Director of FP&A

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$300,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director FP&A

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$300,000

/yr

$250K | $50K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director of Finance

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$201,000

/yr

$145K | $56K

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Director of Finance

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$100,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Finance Director pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Finance Director is $135,124 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Finance Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3339 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Finance Director employees.

The highest salary for a Finance Director in United States is $214,340 per year.

The lowest salary for a Finance Director in United States is $85,185 per year.

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