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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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White Energy is a leader in the ethanol industry, moving renewable fuel in a whole new direction. Established in 2006, White Energy, Inc. was founded to build and acquire ethanol production projects. Today, White Energy is the dominant producer of ethanol in the State of Texas and is positioned among the top ethanol producers in the United States in terms of permitted capacity. Our commitment to t...
White Energy is a leader in the ethanol industry, moving renewable fuel in a whole new direction. Established in 2006, White Energy, Inc. was founded to build and acquire ethanol production projects. Today, White Energy is the dominant producer of ethanol in the State of Texas and is positioned among the top ethanol producers in the United States in terms of permitted capacity. Our commitment to t...
Imperial Distributors, a leader in the distributing and merchandising of the highest quality supermarket nonfood products, is looking for a Conscientious, Detail Oriented and Enthusiastic person to join our highly successful company as an Assistant Credit Manager. This person will responsible for the day to day operations of the accounts receivable department, including collections, billings, cred...
The Compliance Auditor II is responsible for assisting ERC in maintaining legal and regulatory compliance by researching, documenting and communicating requirements to executive management. Responsibilities • Create and maintain a regulatory compliance database of all applicable Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations by maintaining a full regulatory compliance database inclusive of collect...
Thank you for your interest in this position. There may not be current openings for this position at this time. By submitting an application to this position, you are expressing interest should an opening become available in the future. Our recruiters routinely review available applications as openings become available Behind every successful business lies a Jack of All Trades—like you. You are kn...
Facility: Winchester Hospital (1021 Main Street, Winchester), Winchester MA Department: Physician Billing - Full-time - Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm - day shift 2 + years previous third-party medical billing experience with MEDITECH is strongly preferred. Attention to detail, strong follow-up skills is required. Experience with posting payments, understanding EOB's, CPT and ICD-9 codes and Medical...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Director - Global Accounting Policy in New York, New York (NY). Description: The Global Accounting Policy and Advisory group provides technical accounting guidance globally to all businesses and staff groups, monitors emerging GAAP (US and IFRS) and collaborates with business partners to develop and maintain the company's global accounting policies. The Di...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A Top Law firm in downtown Tampa, FL is looking for Intake Specialist to perform legal research, handle new client intake, and perform analysis. Selected candidates must have the ability to handle all aspects of Intake & conflict checks which includes, but is not limited to: reviewing and processing of data; researching conflicts of interest for the firm; and obtaining and verify...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce is currently looking for an Accounting Specialist for an excellent company in the South Tampa, Florida (FL) area. The client operates in professional services and is currently expanding its A/P & A/R department. The Accounting Specialist will be responsible for opening mail, sorting/matching/batching invoices, doing data entry, scanning/filing documents, and working with i...
Application Specialist - Intermediate/Finance 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 consultan...
I. BASIC FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB: To apply broad knowledge of accounting and finance principles in the analysis and evaluation of the prior, current and future financial conditions of ongoing and projected projects, programs and operations to determine status, performance, expenditures and revenue. II. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Develops, installs and maintains budgetary procedures to mo...
Position Title: Director, Corporate Finance Job Summary: As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, this position will lead all aspects of the accounting function including: oversight of month-end close, general accounting, capital expenditures accounting, lease accounting, cash flow forecasting, treasury matters, sales/use tax returns, consolidation of subsidiaries into local accounting system an...
THE OPPORTUNITY: • Support underwriters and agents in accessing the breadth of our products and markets • Bind risk, post the invoice and process technical data into ConceptOne as well as other on-line formats. • Screen renewal applications, perform some of the underwriting and prepare the quotes for underwriter approval • Maintain producer files including distribution of marketing brochures and m...
THE OPPORTUNITY: Implement and manage Yardi Voyager Real Estate Lease Management and Accounting Software package. Manage month-end and year-end reporting process including development of new reports and monthly narrative Manage year-end tax reporting for 1099 and Tax Accountants Manage banking relationships including Operating Accounts, Investments and mortgages. Review and make recommendations fo...
This position reports to Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis. The primary object involves meeting stringent deadlines, creating presentations, generating reports, operational analysis and various special projects. Responsibilities include: - Calculate and analyze various financial and operational metrics on a monthly basis as compared to annual budget, forecast and historical trends. - Prepare...
Due to growth and promotion, this media leader is seeking a dynamic financial professional. You must have a history of strong career progressional and proven leadership. Position will be responsible for oversight of accounting and financial reporting; accounting for all fee based services; management reporting and commentary; maintenance and improvement of systems, policies and procedures; interpr...
This elite entertainment firm is looking for an Accounts Payable Manager. The Accounts Payable professional will be responsible for supervising a staff of 3 analysts. In addition, responsibilities include: Developing and reviewing a reporting package - aging report, un-invoiced receipts report etc. Closing on a weekly and at-month end the AP module - this includes balancing schedules. Direct super...
Our Client, a leading manufacturing company in the northern suburbs of Illinois, is looking for a Staff Accountant. The ideal candidate will have two to three years of experience and be eligible to sit for the CPA exam. The position will assist the Controller in the month-end accounting close. Salary will be in the 60 - 70K range and include a full benefit package. Duties: • Closes cash disburseme...
Our Client is hiring a Senior Internal Auditor in the Deerfield area. The position requires 3 + years of experience along with a certified designation of CPA, CIA, CISA, CISSP or CFE. The Internal Audit Associate will schedule internal audit reviews where they will follow the Internal Audit methodology, interview clients, create process flows and narratives, review business processes, identify and...
Company Description: Growing Long Island Real Estate company leading is seeking a Assistant Controller to work closely with President and COO. Responsibilities: • Responsible for all functions of the Accounting Department, including AR, AP,and Payroll. Supervision and management of three staff, which includes the senior accountant, AR/payroll clerk and AP clerk; Ensure the timeliness and accuracy...
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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