Financial Advisor Salary

A Financial Advisor earns an average salary of C$48,228 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$34,705 - C$66,164
(Median)
C$35K
C$48K
C$66K
MEDIAN: C$48,227
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C$10.74 - C$25.61
(Median)
C$11
C$18
C$26
MEDIAN: C$17.00
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90%

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National Salary 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$26KC$52KC$78K
Salary
C$34,705 - C$66,164  
   
Bonus
C$695 - C$12,300  
Profit Sharing
C$199.33 - C$9,863  
Commission
C$0.00 - C$44,698  
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$34,254 - C$75,397  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,013
National Hourly Rate 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$13C$26C$39
Hourly Rate
C$10.74 - C$25.61  
   
Overtime
C$29.96  
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.
)
C$0C$26KC$52KC$78K
Bonus
C$695 - C$12,300  
   
Commission
C$0.00 - C$44,698  
Profit Sharing
C$199.33 - C$9,863  
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$34,254 - C$75,397  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$50,404

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Financial Advisor Reviews

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$50,000


Skills That Affect Financial Advisor Salaries

Mortgage Loans
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National Average
C$50,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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