Mid-Career Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Salary

Average Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners make around $67K per year. Cash earnings for Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners — which occasionally include more than $26K from bonuses and more than $18K from profit sharing — stretch from around $48K to approximately $120K. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners. Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 64 percent. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just under a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the larger part and dental insurance is reported by around half. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,092 - $102,550
(Median)
$45K
$67K
$100K
MEDIAN: $66,714
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$16.22 - $35.51
(Median)
$16
$25
$36
MEDIAN: $24.00
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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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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,092 - $102,550  
   
Bonus
$987 - $25,997  
Profit Sharing
$961 - $18,032  
Commission
$0.00 - $102,129  
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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$48,064 - $119,948  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 350
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.22 - $35.51  
   
Overtime
$30.20 - $60.82  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$987 - $25,997  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $102,129  
Profit Sharing
$961 - $18,032  
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).
)
$48,064 - $119,948  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Skills That Affect Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Salaries

Financial Advisor
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Investment Management
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Insurance
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Investment Planning
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Financial Analysis
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National Average
$74,000

Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 37%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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