Financial Managers

Training Requirements for Financial Managers

Financial managers need a bachelor's degree and 5 years or more experience.

Degrees for Financial managers
Percent
Less than High School 1.1
High School 10.0
Some College 18.4
Associates Degree 7.8
Bachelors Degree 40.5
Masters Degree 19.7
Doctorate or Professional Degree 2.6

Employment Outlook for Financial Managers

This represents about 555,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 37,000 more financial managers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 169,000 more.

Typical Income for Financial Managers

Hourly Income

On average,financial managers make $67.17 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Financial managers $31.25 $42.08 $58.54 $81.15 $high
Management occupations $22.76 $32.99 $48.46 $70.72 $high
Operations specialties managers $29.34 $39.27 $53.88 $73.68 $98.49
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, financial managers make $139,720 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Financial managers $65,000 $87,530 $121,750 $168,790 $high
Management occupations $47,330 $68,630 $100,790 $147,090 $high
Operations specialties managers $61,040 $81,680 $112,080 $153,250 $204,860
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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