Controller Salaries in Jersey City, NJ

Alternate Job Titles: Controller

What is the average Controller salary for Jersey City, NJ?

The salary for someone with the job title Controller in Jersey City, NJ varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on Controller salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Controller in Jersey City, NJ.

Categories:  Financial Services, Accounting, Banking, Executive and Management

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This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Controller in Jersey City, NJ that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Controller in Jersey City are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of September 2014

Median $207,640
  • 10%$132,247
  • 25%$168,177
  • 75%$258,204
  • 90%$304,239

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Job Description for Controller

Responsible for directing an organization's accounting functions. These functions include establishing and maintaining the organization's accounting principles, practices, procedures, and initiatives. Prepares financial reports and presents findings and recommendations to top management. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 15 years of direct experience in the field. Typically requires a CPA. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top financial officer or CEO. View full job description

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