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Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Salary with Investment Management skills

For Certified Financial Planners with Investment Management skills, bonuses and commissions account for a significant portion of income and add up to 164 percent of their $77K yearly pay. Final cash compensation to Certified Financial Planners with Investment Management skills varies from around $48K to approximately $203K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $40K and $49K, respectively. Although slightly less than a third lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and approximately one-half get dental coverage, too. For the most part, Certified Financial Planners with Investment Management skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Male Certified Financial Planners with Investment Management skills are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$44,584 - $143,305
(Median)
$45K
$69K
$140K
MEDIAN: $68,588
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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$90K$180K$270K
Salary
$44,584 - $143,305  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $40,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,419 - $49,316  
Commission
$35,000 - $250,000  
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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$48,415 - $203,428  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 127

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Pay by Experience Level for Certified Financial Planner (CFP) with Investment Management skills

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


Certified Financial Planners with Investment Management skills with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Certified Financial Planners with Investment Management skills in the early stages of their careers take home approximately $61K on average. The average for people in the five-to-10 year group is only a little larger at $76K. Professionals who claim 10 to 20 years of experience can secure some pretty cushy paychecks; the median for this group is a six-figure $100K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $160K.

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Experience Affects Certified Financial Planner (CFP) with Investment Management skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 108%

Experienced
up arrow 30%

National Average
$77,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 28%
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