Global Salary Survey: How Much Do Accounting and Finance Professionals Make?

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According to the new IMA® Global Salary Survey, 70% of accountants and financial professionals reported a pay raise.

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Median total compensation for management accounting and finance professionals in the U.S. increased from $105,500 to $113,000. $105,500 $113,000

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The median total compensation across 81 countries was $66,000.

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Globally, Switzerland, the U.S., and the Netherlands had the highest salary and total compensation. Egypt had the lowest.

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The highest-paying areas of responsibility were: Information systems Education Corporate accounting General management

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Professionals in less traditional areas of responsibility saw an increase in salary. Budgeting Cost Control Risk Management Planning

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Pay for accountants with traditional skills stayed about the same. Corporate accounting Taxation General accounting Internal audit

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Certification led to significantly higher pay, and it also opened the door for new career opportunities.

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CMAs (Certified Management Accountants) surveyed believed it strengthened their ability to move across all areas of the business. 83%

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were confident that certification creates new career opportunities. 80% of CMAs were confident that certification creates new career opportunities. 80%

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Globally, CMAs earned 59% more in salary and 63% more in total compensation. $ $

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