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Financial Advisor Salary

A Financial Advisor earns an average salary of C$48,149 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$34,404 - C$65,936
(Median)
C$34K
C$48K
C$66K
MEDIAN: C$48,148
10%
50%
90%

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C$10.83 - C$25.89
(Median)
C$11
C$19
C$26
MEDIAN: C$18.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$34,404 - C$65,936  
   
Bonus
C$511 - C$12,770  
Profit Sharing
C$202.73 - C$7,397  
Commission
C$0.00 - C$36,149  
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$34,323 - C$75,348  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 922
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$10.83 - C$25.89  
   
Overtime
C$17.69 - C$30.75  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$511 - C$12,770  
   
Commission
C$0.00 - C$36,149  
Profit Sharing
C$202.73 - C$7,397  
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$34,323 - C$75,348  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 62
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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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Experience Affects Financial Advisor Salaries




National Average
C$51,000


Skills That Affect Financial Advisor Salaries

Mortgage Loans
up arrow 17%




up arrow 5%

Insurance
up arrow 2%

National Average
C$51,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 127 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 12%
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