Financial Manager Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for financial managers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of financial managers amongst Georgia cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Financial Managers in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,810
25th Percentile Wage
$91,560
50th Percentile Wage
$126,570
75th Percentile Wage
$167,820
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial managers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $167,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $126,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $66,810.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.11
25th Percentile Wage
$44.02
50th Percentile Wage
$60.85
75th Percentile Wage
$80.68
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for financial managers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $80.68. The median hourly salary is $60.85. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.11.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of financial managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016126,5703.44%15.76%
2015122,2206.31%-
2014114,5105.92%-
2013107,7301.03%-
2012106,620--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Financial Managers in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of financial managers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of financial managers in state of Georgia ranges from $76,100 to $138,230. The highest paying area for financial managers in Georgia is Athens-Clarke County with a median annual salary of $138,230. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta (mean annual salary $134,330). The lowest paying area is South Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $76,100.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Athens-Clarke County
$138,230
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$134,330
Columbus
$124,460
Albany
$105,020
Brunswick
$103,740
Savannah
$99,980
Gainesville
$99,690
Dalton
$99,660
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$97,790
Valdosta
$96,360
Rome
$95,160
Macon
$93,810
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$87,700
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$84,070
Warner Robins
$81,010
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$76,100



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