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Occupation Description:
  Plan, direct, or coordinate accounting, investing, banking, insurance, securities, and other financial activities of a branch, office, or department of an establishment. Excludes “Financial Risk Specialists” (13-2054).
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  Video Icon  Financial Managers
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  Specialized Occupations:
  * Treasurers and Controllers (ONET code: 11-3031.01)
  * Investment Fund Managers (ONET code: 11-3031.03)
Typical Tasks:
  • Prepare financial or regulatory reports required by laws, regulations, or boards of directors.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with individual or business customers or provide assistance with problems these customers may encounter.
  • Plan, direct, or coordinate the activities of workers in branches, offices, or departments of establishments, such as branch banks, brokerage firms, risk and insurance departments, or credit departments.
  • Recruit staff members.
  • Prepare operational or risk reports for management analysis.
  • Evaluate data pertaining to costs to plan budgets.
  • Oversee training programs.
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Education & Training:
  Work experience, plus a bachelor's or higher degree
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Wage Information:
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $167,105.00 $80.34 $45.69 $51.01 - *****
Bridgeport/Stamford $190,647.00 $91.65 $52.06 $62.95 - *****
Danbury $142,452.00 $68.48 $39.85 $47.24 - $80.56
Hartford $162,348.00 $78.05 $47.67 $51.05 - $94.99
New Haven $147,375.00 $70.86 $39.59 $47.36 - $80.97
New London/Norwich $136,088.00 $65.43 $40.19 $46.74 - $79.78
Waterbury $135,388.00 $65.09 $39.00 $47.14 - $76.76
Torrington $132,278.00 $63.60 $35.67 $38.92 - $76.08
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Occupation Outlook:
Region Employment Average Annual Growth Rate Average Annual Job Openings
2020 2030
State of Connecticut 17,990 21,140 0.1% 1,698
Chart of Growth Rate and Annual Openings   Employment in this occupation is expected to grow faster than average, and the number of annual openings will offer excellent job opportunities.
  N/A = Not Applicable, ***** = Over $60.00 per hour, ##### = Over $124,821
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