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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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Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Pre-Need Funeral Sales * Unlimited opportunity where everyone is your customer and you have no competition. * Do you need to make a professional income? * Are you willing to contact people by phone and face to face? * Do you believe in being paid based on your personal efforts? * Are you willing to be held accountable within the structure of a proven system? * Are you committed to finally making a...
Growing Investment firm for high net worth clients is looking for a sharp Client Relationship Manager that will be responsible for managing a group of clients from daily activities to reviews and special projects, meeting clients, opening new client accounts, processing client requests, performing daily duties and workflow assignments and acting as a liaison with clients and partners. This individ...
Pre-Need Funeral Sales * Unlimited opportunity where everyone is your customer and you have no competition. * Do you need to make a professional income? * Are you willing to contact people by phone and face to face? * Do you believe in being paid based on your personal efforts? * Are you willing to be held accountable within the structure of a proven system? * Are you committed to finally making a...
Job Description: Job Description Title: Revenue Analyst A Revenue Analyst job in Vienna, VA is available with one of our telecommunications clients, courtesy of Adecco. To be considered for this opportunity, you must have at least two years’ experience within revenue recognition, financial forecasting and revenue analysis along with advanced MS Excel skills. The pay range for this position will...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
Seeking experienced referral partners (FT/PT) - commercial financial brokers, financial advisers and others - who have or can refer viable commercial real estate, oil and gas, energy/bio-energy, mining or other viable business projects that need private equity/debt funding (minimum $5million to $100 million plus). Commercial financial brokers, financial advisers, attorneys, deal-makers invited. Fe...
POSITION SUMMARY Return to Work Coordinator (RTWC) is responsible for driving a reduction in lost time days for the NE Region, South Central Region, and Air Serv Division. The RTWC receives notification of injury, arranges for post-accident drug test when appropriate, schedules first medical appointment and makes medical provider and associate aware of ABM’s aggressive return to work policy. RTWC...
POSITION SUMMARY Return to Work Coordinator (RTWC) is responsible for driving a reduction in lost time days for the NE Region, South Central Region, and Air Serv Division. The RTWC receives notification of injury, arranges for post-accident drug test when appropriate, schedules first medical appointment and makes medical provider and associate aware of ABM’s aggressive return to work policy. RTWC...
Our client is an A+ rated Carrier and is considered to be one of the top Excess and Surplus insurance carriers in the Country. The Company is respected not only for their financial strength but also for their innovation and distribution of surplus insurance products for over 45 years. Our search is for a Sr. Professional Liability Underwriter. Our candidate may be a current Underwriter with a Carr...
Our client is an A+ rated Carrier and is considered to be one of the top Excess and Surplus insurance carriers in the Country. The Company is respected not only for their financial strength but also for their innovation and distribution of surplus insurance products for over 45 years. Our search is for a Sr. Professional Liability Underwriter. Our candidate may be a current Underwriter with a Carr...
Our client is an A+ rated Carrier specializing in underwriting Technology Companies. They have had success in building profitable regions around the country and are now looking to add an experienced Underwriter/Underwriting Manager in the NYC/NJ area. Our search is for a highly motivated and enthusiastic commercial property and casualty underwriter. We are looking for someone who is a technically...
Our client is an A+ rated Carrier and is considered to be one of the top Excess and Surplus insurance carriers in the Country. The Company is respected not only for their financial strength but also for their innovation and distribution of surplus insurance products for over 45 years. Our search is for a Casualty Underwriter. Our candidate may be a current Underwriter with a Carrier or someone who...
Alltrust Insurance, an award wining Employee consulting firm, is seeking to add to our statewide sales team throughout Florida. Our target market is employers w 50 - 5000 employees Brokers must be licensed with exceptional communication skills. This position is ideal for solo & small brokers to roll into our rapidly growing organization. Our client resources are best in class, our reputation with...
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Size of Industry in 2006:
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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