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Auditing Director in the United States

How much does a Auditing Director earn in the United States? The average Auditing Director salary in the United States is $155,742 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $137,937 and $176,224. 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.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Directs the auditing of accounting and financial data of various departments within an organization. Designs, develops, and implements internal auditing policies and procedures consistent with the organization's standards. Ensures accuracy and compliance with government guidelines and laws. Identifies improper accounting or documentation and makes recommendations for improvement to top management. Requires a bachelor's degree of accounting or finance or its equivalent. Typically reports to a CFO or top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.

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