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Jobs in finance follow the money. Finance employees track how organizations spend money, determine when to borrow money and negotiate financial contracts. Finance workers are involved in many different levels of most organizations.

Entry-level financial clerks maintain the company’s financial records, bill customers, pay the organization’s bills, and collect and record payments from clients.

In middle management, finance jobs most commonly involve analyzing data and finding ways to maximize profits. Financial managers’ work includes setting budgets, preparing financial reports, deciding where to invest corporate funds, and creating and executing the company’s financial strategies.

Sitting atop the finance career ladder, chief financial officers (CFOs) and controllers direct accounting, audit and budget employees and handle high-level negotiations with regulators, customers and employees.

Finance Job Market


The outlook for finance employment is good, especially if you have a master’s degree or industry certification. Between 2010 and 2020, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) says:

  • Jobs for financial managers will grow 9 percent.
  • Jobs for self-employed financial managers will grow 20 percent.
  • Jobs for financial analysts will grow 23 percent.
  • Jobs for financial clerks will grow 11 percent.
  • Jobs for loan interviewers and clerks will drop 3 percent.

Finance Salaries


The median financial clerk salary was $33,710 in 2010, the BLS says. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $22,920, while the top 10 percent earned more than $49,500.

The median financial manager salary was $107,160 in 2011, according to the BLS. The lowest-paid 10 percent made less than $58,120 while the best-paid 10 percent took in more than $187,000.

In 2012, controller salaries are expected to range from a low of $69,000 at the smallest firms to $183,250 for controllers working at firms with $500 million or more in annual sales, according to staffing firm Robert Half International (RHI).

CFO careers can lead to enormous paychecks. CFO salaries top out at $411,000 at the largest firms and drop only to $96,750 at firms with $50 million or less in annual sales, RHI estimates.

RHI’s CFO and controller salary figures do not include bonuses and perks, which can add substantially to pay in finance work.
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Office Manager Volunteers of America (DV) $ 12.00/Hr to $ 13.00/Hr, together with benefits package. Volunteers of America Delaware Valley, Inc. is a not for profit organization. Its dedicated and highly integrated teams pioneer evidence-based interventions that help individuals in difficulty to transition back into the community and lead successful lives. The agency operates 43 community-based pro...
Office Manager Volunteers of America (DV) $ 12.00/Hr to $ 13.00/Hr, together with benefits package. Volunteers of America Delaware Valley, Inc. is a not for profit organization. Its dedicated and highly integrated teams pioneer evidence-based interventions that help individuals in difficulty to transition back into the community and lead successful lives. The agency operates 43 community-based pro...
Our client is currently seeking a TRAINING SPECIALIST - SENIOR. The ESRM Training Specialist will be primarily responsible for the planning, design, development and launch of enterprise-wide Supplier Risk Management (SRM)-related training solutions. This individual will work extensively with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), OTRM Awareness & Training (A&T) representatives, large project teams, extern...
Our client is currently seeking a BUSINESS ANALYST. Provide implementation support and analytics for the North America Full Suite program which is part of the Citi Finance Transformation inititiative. Implementation will cover all businesses/segments in Citi North America. This job will have the following responsibilities: Participate and assist in the definition phase of the project including: -...
Position: Plant Controller Location: Lawndale/ Carson Ca. area Salary $80-95k + bonus Overview: An international food products company has an immediate opening for a Plant Controller in the LA area. This role will report to the Director of Operation at the Corporate location and have responsibility for all Accounting /Finance functions for the facility. Responsibilities Examines financial records...
Our client is currently seeking a FINANCIAL ANALYST. The Global Margin Operations team support a variety of business units and manages the firm exposure. The group generates daily margin calls, reconcile portfolio discrepancies, confirm collateral movements, fail management, and reporting. This job will have the following responsibilities: Send outgoing and answer incoming margin calls in timely m...
SEC REPORTING ANALYST #1663307 RESPONSIBILITIES: - Prepare equity related analysis and forecasts, including stock-based compensation and dilutive shares. - Assist in the implementation and development of corporate and international policies and procedures related to accounting standards. - Assist in the review and assessment of accounting and financial reporting implications of complex contracts a...
Financial Analyst – EHR Alliance About DB Healthcare IT DB Healthcare IT, focused solely on healthcare IT domain, partners with Providers, Payers and established healthcare consulting practices to provide them with qualified consulting resources. We have been very successful in providing project directors, program managers, analysts, interface engineers, training and go live consultants for EPIC,...
Description: WellMed is now part of the OptumHealth division under the greater UnitedHealth Group umbrella. WellMed is a healthcare delivery system serving more than 90,000 patients, primarily Medicare eligible seniors, in Texas and Florida through primary care clinics, multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, WellMed is an industry...
Description: Position Description: Health care isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. ICD10 replaces ICD9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and health care organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that's what fueled these exciting new opportunities. Who are we? Optum360. We're a...
Description: Position Description: Welcome to one of the toughest and most fulfilling ways to help people, including yourself. We offer the latest tools, most intensive training program in the industry and nearly limitless opportunities for advancement. Join us and start doing your life's best work. This function is responsible for medical and ancillary product premium billing. Positions in this f...
Description: Position Description: Health care isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. ICD10 replaces ICD9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and health care organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that's what fueled these exciting new opportunities. Who are we? Optum360. We're a...
Description: Position Description: Health care isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. ICD10 replaces ICD9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and health care organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that's what fueled these exciting new opportunities. Who are we? Optum360. We're a...
Description: Position Description: Health care isn't just changing. It's growing more complex every day. ICD10 replaces ICD9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and health care organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And that's what fueled these exciting new opportunities. Who are we? Optum360. We're a...
Description: If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) The primary role of the Sen...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient comm...
Description: Energize your career with one of health care's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world's leading health care companies, UnitedHealth...
As part of Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide, Inc.'s Client Accounting group, the Expense Specialist I manages a caseload for transferring customers across the nation and even around the world. To be successful in this role, the ideal person will have several years of experience in reimbursable expense processing, 3rd party vendor invoicing, and payroll and taxation. The Specialist must manage...
Job description for GL Accountant Responsibilities: Month end close procedures, including posting journal entries, preparing reconciliations and performing account analysis (for vendor advances, fixed assets, accruals, and expenses) Handle monthly accrual process for assigned cost centers Prepare required SEC disclosures for quarterly and annual reporting Responsible for posting, tracking and revi...
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient comm...
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Size of Industry in 2006:
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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