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Chief Financial Officer Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$287,787 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chief Financial Officer is $287,787 a year and $138 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Chief Financial Officer is between $181,226 and $460,530. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Chief Financial Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates company's financial affairs according to financial principles and government regulations.
  • Establishes major economic objectives and policies for the company.
  • Develops, directs and prepares financial analyses of operations for guidance of management.
  • Recommends changes and ideas to top management or Board of Directors in regard to policies and programs.
Chief Financial Officer Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Financial Managers

Job family population: 569,380

Estimated population of Chief Financial Officer jobs: 145,505

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Chief Financial Officer Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Chief Financial Officer
Jun 14
Port Hadlock, WA, USA
Olympic Area Agency on Aging Vacancy Announcement Chief Financial Officer Position: Full Time Salary Range: $66,846 - $87,708 Annually FLSA Status: Exempt Reports to: Executive Director Join a ...
Law Firm Chief Operating Officer (COO) - Relocation Required
Jun 6
Seattle, WA, USA
How to Manage a Small Law Firm
The COO will be involved in all phases of administration, personnel, finances, facilities, technology, and security, and will be responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the ...
Chief Executive Officer
Jun 4
Seattle, USA
Columbia Hospitality
Chief Executive Officer The Rainier Club is proud to be the oldest and most prestigious private ... Stewardship : Ensure the club is well-managed, financially healthy, and compliant with both ...
Jun 3
Seattle, WA, USA
Deadline and detail-oriented Company Description NOW CFO has built a reputation as talented management consultants and financial analysts with an entrepreneurial spirit and focus. We bring these ...
Chief Operating Officer
May 3
Seattle, WA, USA
Seattle Indian Health Board
The Chief Operating Officer (COO) is a member of the Executive Leadership Team (ELT). The COO leads ... mission and financial/operational objectives. * Provide strong leadership, direction, and ...
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