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Associate Financial Analyst Salary

The average Associate Financial Analyst in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $54K annually. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Job satisfaction for Associate Financial Analysts is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$40,519 - $77,115
(Median)
$41K
$54K
$77K
MEDIAN: $53,717
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$14.54 - $24.80
(Median)
$15
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $18.00
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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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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$40,519 - $77,115  
   
Bonus
$518 - $13,947  
Profit Sharing
$486.05 - $2,035  
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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$40,313 - $85,520  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 217
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.
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.54 - $24.80  
   
Overtime
$26.71 - $37.44  
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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$518 - $13,947  
   
Profit Sharing
$486.05 - $2,035  
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).
)
$40,313 - $85,520  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Job Description for Associate Financial Analyst

Associate financial analysts are in charge of analyzing financial information on behalf of their company. They are responsible for conducting and processing large amounts of financial data on a regular basis. They create detailed reports based on their observations and analysis results. One of their main duties includes reviewing and updating financial information in company workbooks. In addition, they perform quality reviews to identify financial discrepancies. They strive to find a prompt solution, but they escalate issues as needed. They maintain documents for controls, depending on assigned operations of the project. Associate financial analysts provide support to ledger balances and find financial results. They also perform reconciliation of balances and transactions. They follow strict financial and privacy procedures to maintain ethical positions. These individuals also participate in audits to monitor the process in a controlled environment. These individuals provide financial advice for forecasting activities.

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Associate Financial Analyst Tasks

  • Collect data from key acquisition stakeholders and compiles for management.
  • Schedule and administer internal calls with key acquisition stakeholders.
  • Coordinate logistics for onsite functional due diligence.
  • Prepare company profiles of potential acquisition targets.
  • Maintain mergers and acquisitions database.

Common Career Paths for Associate Financial Analyst


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It's not very common for Associate Financial Analysts to move on to become Senior Financial Analysts. Average pay for a Senior Financial Analyst is $75K annually.

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Popular Skills for Associate Financial Analyst


Job skills reported by Associate Financial Analysts are limited. Most notably, skills in Financial Analysis, Financial Reporting, Financial Modeling, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 8 percent. Most people familiar with Financial Analysis also know Financial Reporting and Financial Modeling.

Pay by Experience Level for Associate Financial Analyst

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


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $54K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $62K. On average, Associate Financial Analysts make $53K following one to two decades on the job. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't higher than less experienced individuals' earnings.

Associate Financial Analyst Reviews

What is it like working as an Associate Financial Analyst?

Associate Financial Analyst in Louisville:
"Corporate Culture."
Pros: The nature of the work and laid-back environment of the company.
Cons: The location.

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Experience Affects Associate Financial Analyst Salaries


National Average
$54,000


Experienced
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Late-Career
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Skills That Affect Associate Financial Analyst Salaries


Financial Reporting
up arrow 8%

Financial Modeling
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

National Average
$54,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
4%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 11%
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