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Public Finance Specialist Salary

$82,819 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Public Finance Specialist is $82,819 a year and $40 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Public Finance Specialist is between $58,977 and $102,452. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Public Finance Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Analyzes records, applying principles of accounting, of present and past operations, trends and costs, estimated and realized revenues, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred to prepare budget.
  • Forecasts future revenues and expenses.
  • Maintains budgeting systems that provide control of expenditures made to carry out activities, such as advertising and marketing, production, maintenance, or to project activities, such as construction of buildings.
  • Documents revenues and expenditures expected and submits to management.
  • Excludes paraprofessional budget accounting positions.
Public Finance Specialist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Accountants and Auditors

Job family population: 1,241,000

Estimated population of Public Finance Specialist jobs: 36,883

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Public Finance Specialist Job Listings for United States

Finance Specialist - Business Operations Finance
May 30
Farmers Insurance
Preferably have passed 1 CPA or CMA exam or have completed 2 MBA or Master courses. * Six Sigma Yellow Belt preferred. Experience Requirements: A minimum of 4 years of prior Accounting or Finance ...
Financial Program Specialist
Apr 30
Chicago, IL, USA
CEDA of Cook County, Inc. is currently seeking a Financial Program Specialist to join our team ... public sector, educational institutions, Chambers, and financial institutions to promote financial ...
Supervising Program Specialist ( Dental Specialty )
May 29
Oakland, CA, USA
Alameda County Public Health
Traditional public health concerns such as disease outbreaks, environmental hazards and access to ... Specialist or Program/Financial Specialist in the Alameda County classified service. (Non ...
Boston Area! Pulmonologist/Critical Care specialist invited to super locale between Boston and Pr...
Jun 21
Attleboro, Massachusetts, USA
Acadia Physician Recruiters
The employer is a financially strong independent medical center with a hundred-year history of ... public schools. Enjoy a very relaxed atmosphere in a picturesque community offering easy access to ...
Account Specialist II, Public Sector
Apr 18
Los Angeles, United States
Your Impact As An Account Specialist II, Public Sector Job Responsibilities: * Maintains effective ... allocations, premium finance agreements, summaries of insurance, and policy transmittals.
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