Controller salary in Los Angeles

Average Base Salary in Los Angeles

Additional Cash Compensation
Total Compensation
Median: $156K
Min: $58K
Max: $300K

How Much Does a Controller Make in Los Angeles?

The average salary for a Controller in Los Angeles is $156,441. The average additional cash compensation for a Controller in Los Angeles is $20,426. The average total compensation for a Controller in Los Angeles is $176,867. Controller salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Los Angeles from anonymous Controller employees in Los Angeles.

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Controller jobs in Los Angeles

VP of Finance

2 weeks ago
Who we are ClickUp is looking for a highly motivated finance leader to support our rapidly growing organization. We’re passionate about saving people time so they can focus on what they love most. This candidate will provide models we use to scale that mission. We’re a lean team so your impact will be felt immediately. The VP of Finance is responsible for all aspects of ClickUp’s financial health - from ensuring that we are compliant with all

Director, Finance

Greater LA Area
1 week ago
We’re looking for a Director to join our Finance team! Working within the Business Partner Finance team, you’ll play a key role in providing valuable insights that can translate into product and business recommendations. Reporting to our VP of FP&A and working from our Los Angeles, CA office, you’ll lead the team that collaborates with our Content, Partnerships, Corporate Development and International Markets teams to manage a PnL, develop insightful reporting, and drive actionable insights for key leaders.


Greater LA Area
4 days ago
We’re looking for a seasoned, hands-on accounting leader to build out Aspiration’s Controllership department to support the company’s growth by providing a strong foundation for a single source of truth on numbers. As a company with a broker-dealer subsidiary, the Head Controller will play a key role in ensuring accounting activities are centralized and controlled as we scale. A successful candidate will be able to collaborate cross-functionally and be a key #2 partner to the CFO. This role reports to the CFO. 


5 days ago
As a Controller, you’ll lead financial operations for our hyper-growth business. You’ll invest your time to organize financial processes and create reports that will be the foundation of our decisions as we scale the business. Working collaboratively with our operations, client success, and sales team, you’ll be responsible for developing and ensuring a strict process is defined, communicated, and followed. 


Orange County
6 days ago
Controller Overview: Weedmaps is seeking a Controller to help lead the financial accounting and reporting function of the company. The Controller will report directly to the Corporate Controller and supports management by providing accurate and timely information for operational and strategic decision making, as well as purposes of compliance with external reporting obligations. The impact you'll make: Responsible for overseeing all the daily

Corporate Controller

Santa Monica
6 days ago
FIGS is seeking a Corporate Controller to lead the accounting team. As FIGS’ Corporate Controller, you will oversee all  aspects of the accounting organization, including month end close procedures, quarterly reviews and annual audits, tax,  compliance and internal controls. You will also be responsible for providing leadership, direction, and management to  FIGS’ accounting team.    What you’ll be doing: Planning, directing and coordinating

Financial Controller

Santa Monica
1 week ago
Tapcart makes mobile shopping app easy, fun and attainable for every brand. The world of shopping will one day be powered entirely by mobile, made possible by our products, team and vision. We are inspired by the future of mobile. We work to inspire that future. As the market leader in mobile commerce, we focus on providing great experiences for our customers and for mobile shoppers worldwide. Our platform powers the mobile apps of some of the

Control Systems Architect

Greater LA Area
3 days ago
The successful candidate will lead the architecture development, having technical oversight of the software team and suppliers / partners. The role is pivotal in delivering a ground-breaking operational control system that will give Hyperloop passengers the fast, safe, direct-to-destination service they aspire to, while dealing with real-world events that would otherwise disrupt the service. He or she will architect the system and lead its development. They will play a full role in the Software leadership team, contributing to the wider design of VHO's operational software, embedding best practices and developing the capabilities of our software teams. The focus of the role is technical: defining the optimal architecture with which to build a complex system. A candidate with the right experience can also manage of the development team but this is not essential

Quality Control Manager

Santa Monica
4 days ago
FIGS is looking for a Quality Control Manager to join the team! The Quality Control Manager handles the day to day communication with the overseas QC team. The overseas QC team regularly inspects fabric and garments to ensure FIGS quality standards are met.

Vice President, Corporate Controller

Orange County
5 days ago
Job Summary: Responsible for planning and coordinating the majority of accounting operational functions. Job Expectations: Oversight of General Accounting, Tax, Corporate Procurement, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Treasury (including insurance/risk management), and Financial Reporting functions, to include the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department’s goals and objectives Oversee business unit accounting and

Document Control Specialist

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
We are looking for an ambitious individual who is innovative, forward thinking, resourceful and a team-player. You'll need to be passionate, motivated, and exceptionally committed to your trade. Puffco is a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment and those whose skillsets are impeccably organized and detail-oriented thrive. We here at Puffco possess these qualities and if you do too, then come join our team! 

Lead Electrical Controls Engineer

Greater LA Area
2 weeks ago
We are seeking an experienced Lead Electrical Controls Engineer to join our world-class Test Engineering team in making the hyperloop a reality. This individual will work closely in a fast-paced, agile environment during product development and V&V activities. Test Engineering is responsible for developing, enforcing and implementing testing requirements and rigor as defined in cooperation with the Hyperloop One Safety/Certification team; design and implementation of testing equipment, instrumentation, facilities, procedures, processes, documentation including data management, safety protocols, prototype testing, life-cycle verification and oversight of all testing operations. The Electrical Controls Engineer will be responsible for electrical design of test rigs needed to support Hyperloop product development, qualification, and certification.

Controller Salary ranges

The most common Controller salary in Los Angeles is between $150k - $160k.

Average Controller Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Controller make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $275,000 on average.

Controller Salary by gender

The average Controller salary for women is $147,200 and the average Controller salary for men is $177,556.

Controller Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Controller with 7+ years of experience is $172,417.

Average Finance salaries in Los Angeles

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Accountant $67,717
Min: $43K
Max: $150K
Financial Analyst $83,477
Min: $50K
Max: $150K
Budget Analyst $84,500
Min: $83K
Max: $86K
Senior Accountant $91,833
Min: $73K
Max: $161K
Senior Financial Analyst $107,338
Min: $75K
Max: $160K
Controller $156,441
Min: $58K
Max: $300K
Finance Director $160,515
Min: $98K
Max: $230K
Vice President of Finance $217,983
Min: $150K
Max: $350K
CFO (Chief Financial Officer) $268,589
Min: $145K
Max: $600K

Skills that affect Controller salaries in Los Angeles

Managerial Accounting
7% have this skill
Financial Accounting
7% have this skill
Financial analysis
6% have this skill
Financial Modeling
5% have this skill
Budget Management
5% have this skill
Cost Accounting
5% have this skill

Recent Controller salaries in Los Angeles

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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $300,000
7+ Years of Experience
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $210,000 with +$42,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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A Senior Accounting Manager reported a yearly salary of $100,000
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Controller reported a yearly salary of $275,000 with +$68,750 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles
Yearly Salary
A Controller reported a yearly salary of $147,500
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $165,000
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
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A Head of Finance reported a yearly salary of $145,000 with +$20,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
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A Controller reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
501-1,000 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports
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A Financial Controller reported a yearly salary of $134,500 with +$13,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles
1-5 Reports