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Controller salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

Additional Cash Compensation
Total Compensation
Median: $117K
Min: $83K
Max: $166K

How Much Does a Controller Make in Boston?

The average salary for a Controller in Boston is $117,219. The average additional cash compensation for a Controller in Boston is $15,750. The average total compensation for a Controller in Boston is $132,969. Controller salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous Controller employees in Boston.

Boston by the numbers

Total number of Tech companies in Boston
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Boston Companies with the Highest Finance Salaries

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
Fintech, Software
3D Printing, Hardware

Controller Salary ranges

The two most common Controller salary ranges in Boston are $100k - $110k and $120k - $130k.

Average Controller Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Controller make the most at companies with 500+ employees, earning $127,071 on average.

Controller Salary by gender

The average Controller salary for women is $120,000 and the average Controller salary for men is $122,500.

Controller Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Controller with 7+ years of experience is $121,667.

Average Finance salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Accountant $63,619
Min: $42K
Max: $92K
Financial Analyst $65,104
Min: $38K
Max: $115K
Budget Analyst $67,600
Min: $62K
Max: $73K
Senior Accountant $81,059
Min: $70K
Max: $92K
Senior Financial Analyst $94,397
Min: $73K
Max: $117K
Controller $117,219
Min: $83K
Max: $166K
Finance Director $149,636
Min: $80K
Max: $250K
Vice President of Finance $217,111
Min: $150K
Max: $360K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $270,632
Min: $100K
Max: $522K

Controller jobs in Boston

Assistant Controller

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
Reporting to the Corporate Controller, this individual, in the newly created role, is a key participant in ensuring Rapid7’s financial statements are prepared in an accurate and timely manner. This individual will be responsible for all aspects of external SEC reporting, oversee the general ledger and accounting operations team and operate as the technical accounting expert within the organization. This individual will have a high level of visibility within both the Finance organization and the Company’s leadership throughout the organization. This role requires technical accounting expertise, critical thinking skills, effective organizational skills and a strong ability to build effective relationships across the organization. If you are looking for a highly visible role with the ability to significantly impact and influence an organization, then this may be the role for you! 

Director, Internal Controls

Greater Boston Area
1 day ago
As Director of Internal Controls, you’ll work closely with stakeholders companywide, but will partner particularly closely with IT, Engineering, Legal, Compliance, and Business Planning. The Director of Internal Controls will be responsible for all aspects of the DraftKings control environment, including the identification and mitigation of risk throughout the organization. Through developing and nurturing relationships companywide, you’ll execute control objectives while minimizing strain on the business. 

Director of Finance

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
Appcues is a SaaS platform that empowers customers to build personalized user experiences inside their apps to improve product adoption in minutes, not weeks. We’ve grown rapidly over the past couple of years and now have over 1,000 customers, from 10-person startups all the way through the Fortune 50. We’re hiring our first Director of Finance to oversee our finance function and support our next stage of growth. Reporting directly to the COO,


Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
DataRobot is seeking an experienced Controller to lead accounting for our rapidly growing, VC-backed, SaaS company. This newly created position will lead accounting, financial reporting and treasury management and implement controls, processes, and systems to enable us to meet operational, reporting and audit requirements as we scale. Successful candidates will possess a combination of strong accounting knowledge with an ability to dive into unknown problems and figure out creative solutions. This position will report to the CFO and will have high visibility within the company. The successful candidate will have a "roll-up-the-sleeves" attitude, be able to proactively identify and solve problems, and be ready to thrive in a fast-paced growth-company environment.

Corporate Controller

Greater Boston Area
9 hours ago
Oversee the activities of the corporate accounting department for the accurate and timely dissemination of financial management reports including, but not limited to, internal and external monthly financial statements and annual audits. Oversee the activities of the disbursement department, ensuring the accurate and timely processing of accounts payable, petty cash, core employee expense reports, cash control, core payroll processing and total corporate payroll tax compliance. Oversee the activities of the accounts receivable department to ensure the accurate and timely management of all accounts receivable aging components including billings, cash receipts application, etc; funding service management, which includes weekly funding reports and customer service; quarter and year-end payroll closing including federal and state reports; and check statistic management. Assure corporate tax compliance to assure the accurate and timely completion of all corporate tax returns taking full advantage of all favorable tax codes. Establish and maintain systems and controls that verify the integrity of all systems, processes and data, and enhance the company's value. Respond to Management as assigned with accurate and timely work to facilitate any financial needs. Participate in a wide variety of special projects and compile a variety of special reports.

Assistant Controller

Greater Boston Area
2 days ago
Manage FP&A and Accounting Teams. Prepare Financial Statements on a monthly basis. Lead Month-End close process. Maintain SaaS Metrics and reform as necessary. Create and maintain financial budgets, both with internal departments, and parent reporting requirements. Act as main point-of-contact to VMware Accounting teams to ensure agility across the entire organization. Ensure SOX Compliance and related reporting to Parent. Assist in System Enhancements and Continuous Process Improvement efforts.

Assistant Controller

1 week ago
Formlabs is growing explosively on all fronts, and that means we need more operational muscle on our Finance and Accounting team. At Formlabs, that means applying attention to detail and good judgement when driving financial operations, while delivering the prompt and precise information required to manage our scaling business. If you are fiercely passionate about streamlining, are diligent when handling money, and want to have a high impact on a

Controls Systems Engineer

1 week ago
We are seeking a Controls Systems Engineer with a passion for 3D printing, data acquisition and analysis, manufacturing systems, continuous improvement, and working cross-functionally between multiple teams. Having a technical-aptitude, attention to detail, and a creative mind is important for this role. You will be part of a highly collaborative team that manufactures 3D printing consumable filaments.

Microbial Analytics and Quality Control Co-op

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
Indigo is developing microbiome-based agricultural solutions to improve crop yields. We have an extraordinary opportunity to help farmers harness nature to feed the planet in a sustainable manner. We are looking for someone with a passion for microbiology who would like to gain valuable industrial experience while contributing to a cutting edge agricultural company. The primary objective for this intern will be to perform analytical methodologies to characterize samples in support of Indigo's microbial product pipeline. This intern will also have the opportunity to contribute to experiments intended to streamline analytic protocols.

Skills that affect Controller salaries in Boston

Financial analysis
11% have this skill
Managerial Accounting
11% have this skill
Operational Analysis
11% have this skill
Financial Accounting
11% have this skill
Budget Management
6% have this skill
Strategic Management
6% have this skill

Recent Controller salaries in Boston

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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $120,000
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
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A Accounting Manager reported a yearly salary of $110,000 with +$16,500 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $165,500
500+ Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $113,000
500+ Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $104,000
51-200 Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $125,000
500+ Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $125,000
500+ Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $118,000
51-200 Employees
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $86,000
11-50 Employees
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