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Finance Industry Overview


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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Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Overview: This position is responsible for the oversight of several functional areas such as: Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable and Financial forecasting and reporting. The position interacts with various departments throughout the company to resolve payable and receivable issues as well as to gain information about projections, trends and any other developments which could impact/affect finan...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
Final Expense Life Insurance Agents Wanted (Top Broker Contracts for Agents and Agencies) You MUST have an active life insurance Life license. We want experienced Final Expense Agents with a proven track record. You must have a great work ethic and strong willingness to succeed. No Rookies please! Only professionals. Responsibilities include selling and managing Final Expense Agents that you have...
A career opportunity with Mutual of Omaha can provide you with: » Unlimited income potential, plus bonuses and other awards » Financial support during your first three years to help you build your business » Worldwide incentive travel Be in business for yourself but not by yourself! Mutual of Omaha has: » One of the best comprehensive training programs in the industry » Turn-key programs dedicated...
Mutual of Omaha offers exceptional opportunities as a Financial Advisor, where a career path is accomplished through your own professional achievements, not seniority or tenure. Mutual of Omaha provides its Financial Advisors with professional development through coaching and one-on-one interactions, while allowing for flexible scheduling and the potential to earn a rewarding income. As a Financia...
Mutual of Omaha offers exceptional opportunities as a Financial Advisor, where a career path is accomplished through your own professional achievements, not seniority or tenure. Mutual of Omaha provides its Financial Advisors with professional development through coaching and one-on-one interactions, while allowing for flexible scheduling and the potential to earn a rewarding income. As a Financia...
A career opportunity with Mutual of Omaha can provide you with: » Unlimited income potential, plus bonuses and other awards » Financial support during your first three years to help you build your business » Worldwide incentive travel Be in business for yourself but not by yourself! Mutual of Omaha has: » One of the best comprehensive training programs in the industry » Turn-key programs dedicated...
Mutual of Omaha offers exceptional opportunities as a Financial Advisor, where a career path is accomplished through your own professional achievements, not seniority or tenure. Mutual of Omaha provides its Financial Advisors with professional development through coaching and one-on-one interactions, while allowing for flexible scheduling and the potential to earn a rewarding income. As a Financia...
Mutual of Omaha offers exceptional opportunities as a Financial Advisor, where a career path is accomplished through your own professional achievements, not seniority or tenure. Mutual of Omaha provides its Financial Advisors with professional development through coaching and one-on-one interactions, while allowing for flexible scheduling and the potential to earn a rewarding income. As a Financia...
Mutual of Omaha is the ideal career destination for dedicated professionals seeking a new opportunity with a flexible schedule and outstanding income potential. As a Financial Advisor, you are given the opportunity to structure your day as needed. You can set simple targets to achieve, or challenge yourself with more aggressive targets and goals. Regardless of your goals, Mutual of Omaha provides...
Mutual of Omaha offers exceptional opportunities as a Financial Advisor, where a career path is accomplished through your own professional achievements, not seniority or tenure. Mutual of Omaha provides its Financial Advisors with professional development through coaching and one-on-one interactions, while allowing for flexible scheduling and the potential to earn a rewarding income. As a Financia...

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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