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Financial Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of financial managers in Columbus, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of financial managers in Columbus is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Financial Managers in Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$61,960
25th Percentile Wage
$85,590
50th Percentile Wage
$113,950
75th Percentile Wage
$158,880
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial managers in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $158,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $113,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $61,960.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29.79
25th Percentile Wage
$41.15
50th Percentile Wage
$54.79
75th Percentile Wage
$76.38
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for financial managers in Columbus, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $76.38. The median hourly salary is $54.79. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.79.

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
2016113,950-2.56%4.22%
2015116,8700.70%-
2014116,0504.13%-
2013111,2601.91%-
2012109,140--

Table 3. Compare Financial Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $113,950 in Columbus is in the middle of salary range for financial managers in state of Ohio. In comparison, the annual salary of financial managers in Columbus is 5.1 percent (5.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Cincinnati-Middletown and 31.9 percent (31.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Sandusky.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cincinnati-Middletown
$120,020
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$116,120
Columbus
$113,950
Akron
$109,070
Dayton
$109,050
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$94,060
Toledo
$93,010
Canton-Massillon
$92,070
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$89,590
Mansfield
$83,930
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$81,200
Springfield
$80,940
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$80,390
Lima
$79,880
Sandusky
$77,570

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.