A Financial Advisor earns an average salary of C$47,826 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Mortgage Loans is associated with high pay for this job.

C$35,652 - C$64,308
C$36K
C$48K
C$64K
MEDIAN: C$47,826
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50%
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C$11.92 - C$27.33
C$12
C$18
C$27
MEDIAN: C$18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Salary
C$35,652 - C$64,308  
   
Bonus
C$1,286 - C$10,317  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$6,745  
Commission
C$1,973 - C$60,820  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$35,455 - C$71,185  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 728
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$12C$24C$36
Hourly Rate
C$11.92 - C$27.33  
   
Overtime
C$30.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$24KC$48KC$72K
Bonus
C$1,286 - C$10,317  
   
Commission
C$1,973 - C$60,820  
Profit Sharing
C$0.00 - C$6,745  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$35,455 - C$71,185  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Pay by Experience Level for Financial Advisor

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$49,589

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Financial Advisor Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Financial Advisor?

Financial Advisor in Waterloo:
"Rewarding"
Pros: Meeting and building relationships with people
Cons: Service work, I don't think I get paid enough for the amount of service I put in. This time could be put to use elsewhere, for example bringing in new business.

Financial Advisor in Peace River:
"Demanding, multi-tasking high sales job"
Pros: The chance to help people improve their financial situation.
Cons: As I get better at my job, I'm farther away from people that need help and dealing with more affluent customers that are often too suspicious to even accept any advice or suggestions I make to improve their financial situation.

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Key Stats for Financial Advisor

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Financial Advisor Salaries




National Average
C$50,000


Skills That Affect Financial Advisor Salaries

Mortgage Loans
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National Average
C$50,000


Investment Management
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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