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Financial Management Comptroller


Minimum Education Requirement:
high school diploma or GED with 15 college credits


high school graduategeneralenlistedcomputers & computer sciencebusiness, operations & administration

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Financial Management Comptroller

Career Description

Like any other organization, the Air Force must work to accomplish its goals using a set budget. As a Financial Management Comptroller, you'll play a large role in making sure every penny is used efficiently and properly because we simply can't afford any waste, especially when lives are on the line.

Career Tasks

  • Gain expert knowledge in the procedures used in maintaining records by both manual and mechanized methods
  • Maintain files pertaining to accounting control, commercial services, material cost and real property, as well as determining funds available for procurement action and for accuracy of amounts claimed
  • Review all accounts for funds concerning operating cost, accounting, payments to vendors and any working capital funds
  • Maintain factual data and graphic illustrations to support expenditures

Relevant Interests & Skills

  • Computer Science
  • Business, Operations and Administration
  • Mathematics
  • Accounting


After eight and a half weeks of Basic Military Training, every Airman goes to technical training to learn their career. Here's the basic information about Financial Management Comptroller technical training:

School location: Keesler AFB [MS]

Length of course: 57 days

College degree earned: Financial Management

College credits earned: 24