2024 Salary Guide: Accounting & Finance (Commercial Businesses)

February 28, 2023

Accounting and Finance is a broad field, especially when it comes to commercial businesses. This means that an accountant salary in Singapore will differ greatly from a Treasurer, which is what we’re going to take a look at.

Want to advance your career in Accounting & Finance (Commercial Businesses)? Here’s what you definitely need to know:


Hot Jobs for 2024 in Singapore

This year, hiring managers are looking out for:

  • Finance Manager
  • Finance Planning and Analysis Manager
  • Finance Controller

Emerging Skills & Hiring Trends

  • Due to transitions in the finance sector, you’ll need specialised skills in financial management
  • Strong business acumen, and experience in financial management and implementation of policies, will give you an edge
  • Knowledge Technical Accounting and FRS standards will work in your favour
  • You should possess C. A. qualifications, and experience in FRS operations

Singapore Average Salary: Accounting & Finance (Commercial Businesses)

This is the average salary in Singapore for Accounting & Finance (Commercial Businesses) jobs:

Job Title Average Annual Salary (SGD)
CFO / VP Finance $350,000
Finance Director $240,000
Finance Controller $160,000
Commercial Finance Manager $120,000
Financial Planning and Analysis Director / Business Controller $160,000
Internal Audit Director $250,000
Internal Audit Manager $120,000
Internal Auditor $95,000
Tax Director $250,000
Tax Managaer $120,000
Tax Accountant / Analyst $90,000
Treasury Director / Treasurer $200,000
Treasury Manager $100,000
Treasury Accountant / Analyst $70,000
Accounting / Finance Manager $95,000
Financial Accountant $75,000
Financial Planning and Analysis Manager $130,000
Financial / Business Analyst $80,000
Credit Analyst / Controller / Manager $80,000
Revenue Analyst / Manager $80,000
Corporate Finance Manager / Director $180,000
Pricing Analyst / Manager / Director $100,000
AP / AR Analyst / Accountant / Manager $70,000
Group Consolidation Accountant / Manager $100,000
Supply Chain Finance Manager / Controller Director $120,000
Costing Accountant / Analyst / Manager $90,000

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Source: Morgan McKinley

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