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Average Salary for Raymond James & Associates, Inc. Employees

St. Petersburg, Florida-based Raymond James & Associates, Inc. hires for positions ranging from Financial Advisor to Registered Sales Assistant in the investment banking industry. Employees at Raymond James & Associates, Inc. make $52K annually on average. Though geography and your job title do impact pay, how long you've been working is the primary influence on employee salary at Raymond James & Associates, Inc. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Raymond James & Associates, Inc. typically pays:
below market
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Employer: Raymond James & Associates, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National 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.
[-]Financial Advisor (5)
$26,958 - $130,056  
[-]Financial Advisor (5)
Salary$31,123 - $110,133  
Bonus$614 - $16,858  
Total Pay$26,958 - $130,056  
[+]Operations Support Specialist (4)
$23,602 - $52,463  
[+]Operations Support Specialist (4)
Salary$24,090 - $47,737  
Bonus$214.19 - $6,333  
Total Pay$23,602 - $52,463  
[+]Registered Client Service Associate (4)
$29,130 - $66,891  
[+]Registered Client Service Associate (4)
Salary$32,682 - $58,109  
Bonus$571 - $10,271  
Total Pay$29,130 - $66,891  
[+]Registered Sales Assistant (4)
$33,289 - $68,452  
[+]Registered Sales Assistant (4)
Salary$32,114 - $55,432  
Bonus$757 - $19,417  
Commission$3,783 - $24,805  
Total Pay$33,289 - $68,452  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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Raymond James & Associates, Inc. Details

St. Petersburg, Florida 33716


Investment banking

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Years of Experience

Respondents with a company tenure of five to ten years tend to make about $52K. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (37 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $42K per year.


Median pay is highest in Tampa (around $68K annually), followed by Des Moines ($59K), Memphis ($54K), and the company's headquarter city of St. Petersburg (approximately $51K). Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Green Bay — at about $27K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. By state, Iowa offers the highest pay at $59K per year.


The highest average salaries go to Financial Advisors, who bring in close to $60K, though Contract Administrators are not far behind at $51K along with Registered Client Service Associates (around $43K) and Financial Advisor Assistants (approximately $43K). Registered Sales Assistants are among the lowest paid at about $37K.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified Financial Planner s have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $86K. Bigger paychecks are awarded to National Association of Security Dealers , Series 63 Licenses with credentials; these people typically earn $82K annually. Raymond James & Associates, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) — these employees rake in $62K per year.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Data Analysis; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $68K. A garden variety skill at Raymond James & Associates, Inc. is Microsoft Excel; slightly less than one-fifth of Raymond James & Associates, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Key skills also include Customer Service, Microsoft Office, and Customer Relationship Management.

Benefits and Perks

38 percent — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. A strong majority of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. A majority of workers receive health insurance, and more than half of workers get dental coverage. Raymond James & Associates, Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as a stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and flexible hours.

Key Stats

60 %
40 %
$28,803 - $57,468
$36,168 - $74,248
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

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