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Controller Salary

$40,500 - $49,999
1% of jobs
$50,000 - $59,499
4% of jobs
$59,500 - $68,999
9% of jobs
$75,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$69,000 - $78,499
14% of jobs
$78,500 - $87,999
18% of jobs
The average salary is $93,108 a year
$88,000 - $97,499
15% of jobs
$97,500 - $106,999
13% of jobs
$107,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$107,000 - $116,499
8% of jobs
$116,500 - $125,999
6% of jobs
$126,000 - $135,499
3% of jobs
$135,500 - $145,000
2% of jobs

National Average

$40,500 $93,108/year $145,000
Controller Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$93,108
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$94,385

As of Oct 18, 2020, the average annual pay for a Controller in the United States is $93,108 a year.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $145,000 and as low as $40,500, the majority of Controller salaries currently range between $75,000 (25th percentile) to $107,500 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Controller varies little (about $32,500), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Controller job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Controller in your area are making on average $94,385 per year or $1,277 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $93,108. Virginia ranks number 16 out of 50 states nationwide for Controller salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Controller jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Average Controller Salary Across the U.S.

Salary Range (Percentile)
  25th Average 75th
Annual Salary $75,000 $93,108 $107,500
Monthly Salary $6,250 $7,759 $8,958
Weekly Salary $1,442 $1,791 $2,067
Hourly Salary $36 $45 $52

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