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Finance Managers
What Financial Managers Do
Financial managers are responsible for the financial health of an organization. They produce financial reports, direct investment activities, and develop strategies and plans for the long-term financial goals of their organization. Financial managers work in many industries, including banks and insurance companies.

How to Become a Financial Manager
Financial managers typically have a bachelor’s degree and 5 years or more of experience in another business or financial occupation, such as an accountant, auditor, securities sales agent, or financial analyst.

Pay - Job Outlook
The median annual wage for financial managers was $117,990 in May 2015. Employment of financial managers is projected to grow 7 percent by 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations.

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