2020 Salary Guide: Accounting & Finance


Want to advance your career in Accounting & Finance?

Here’s what you definitely need to know:

Top Roles in Demand for 2020 in Malaysia

This year, these accounting & finance roles are in demand:

  • FP&A Manager
  • Senior financial/business analyst
  • Financial Controllers


Malaysia Average Salary: Accounting & Finance

This is the average salary in Malaysia for Accounting & Finance jobs:

Job Title Average Annual Salary (MYR)
Chief Financial Officer 420 – 720k+
Head of Shared Services 420 – 660k+
Finance Director – (MNC) 360 – 480k+
Finance Director – (SME) 264 – 360k+
Financial Controller – (MNC) 180k – 360k
Head of Functions – RTR, OTC, PTP 300 – 360k+
Senior Finance Manager 180 – 240k+
FP&A Manager 180k – 240k+
Corporate Finance Manager 144 – 216k+
Finance Manager/Team Lead 120 – 192k+
Tax Manager 168 – 240k+
Credit Controller 96 – 180k+
Internal Auditor – Manager 168 – 240k+
Cost Controller 156 – 216k+
Accountant 84k – 132k+
AP/AR Analyst 54 – 96k+
Senior Financial/Business Analyst 120 – 180k+
Financial/Business Analyst 84 – 120k+
Treasury Manager 144 – 216k+


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