How much does a CFO make?

Updated 19 Jan 2022
$75,000 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,934 salaries

$50K

Low

$75K

Average

$124K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a CFO make? The national average salary for a CFO is $75,000 in Australia. Filter by location to see CFO salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,934 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by CFO employees.

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KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Accountant

$60,000

 /yr
Range: $47K - $120K
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$47K

$120K

$47,000 - $120,000 Range

PwC
3.9

PwC

Accountant

$63,929

 /yr
Range: $43K - $110K

$43K

$110K

$43,416 - $109,816 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Accountant

$61,697

 /yr
Range: $38K - $90K

$38K

$90K

$38,449 - $90,000 Range

Deloitte
4

Deloitte

Accountant

$65,000

 /yr
Range: $52K - $90K

$52K

$90K

$52,000 - $90,000 Range

Findex
3

Findex

Accountant

$58,000

 /yr
Range: $45K - $88K

$45K

$88K

$45,000 - $87,852 Range

Pitcher Partners
4.1

Pitcher Partners

Accountant

$60,000

 /yr
Range: $45K - $100K

$45K

$100K

$45,000 - $100,000 Range

FutureYou
3.6

FutureYou

Accountant

$69,979

 /yr
Range: $60K - $118K

$60K

$118K

$60,000 - $118,289 Range

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BDO
3.6

BDO

Accountant

$64,000

 /yr
Range: $49K - $75K

$49K

$75K

$49,000 - $75,000 Range

William Buck
4.2

William Buck

Accountant

$60,000

 /yr
Range: $45K - $87K

$45K

$87K

$45,000 - $87,000 Range

Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal
4.5

Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal

Accountant

$86,127

 /yr
Range: $76K - $96K

$76K

$96K

$76,449 - $95,824 Range

Hall Chadwick
2.8

Hall Chadwick

Accountant

$55,000

 /yr
Range: $41K - $75K

$41K

$75K

$41,000 - $75,000 Range

RSM
4.1

RSM

Accountant

$61,500

 /yr
Range: $50K - $78K

$50K

$78K

$50,000 - $78,000 Range

Powercor Australia
3.4

Powercor Australia

Controller

$109,604

 /yr
Range: $96K - $123K

$96K

$123K

$96,237 - $122,981 Range

ABC
3.9

ABC

Accountant

$61,000

 /yr
Range: $48K - $100K

$48K

$100K

$48,000 - $100,000 Range

Hays
3.7

Hays

Accountant

$86,250

 /yr
Range: $60K - $104K

$60K

$104K

$60,000 - $103,800 Range

Woolworths Group
3.7

Woolworths Group

Accountant

$76,871

 /yr
Range: $53K - $211K

$53K

$211K

$52,500 - $211,000 Range

ESUPERFUND
3.3

ESUPERFUND

Accountant

$55,000

 /yr
Range: $36K - $75K

$36K

$75K

$36,000 - $75,000 Range

Thai Airways
3.5

Thai Airways

Accountant

$83,240

 /yr
Range: $72K - $96K

$72K

$96K

$71,898 - $96,318 Range

Barkly Shire Council
4.3

Barkly Shire Council

Accountant - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $32 - $36

$32

$36

$32 - $36 Range

Grant Thornton
4

Grant Thornton

Accountant

$65,806

 /yr
Range: $54K - $100K

$54K

$100K

$53,553 - $100,000 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a CFO salaries

The national average salary for a CFO is $75,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a CFO salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2934 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a CFO employees.

The highest salary for a CFO in Australia is $123,600 per year.

The lowest salary for a CFO in Australia is $50,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent cfo salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$150,612
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Canberra Area area reported making $150,612 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Canberra Area area
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$120,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Sydney Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$376,531
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Melbourne Area area reported making $376,531 per year
Additional Pay
$125k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$230,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Sydney Area area reported making $230,000 per year
Additional Pay
$75k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$250,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Sydney Area area reported making $250,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sydney Area area
 
Full-time
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in the Newcastle Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
Newcastle Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
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