Mid-Career Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Salary

Commissions form a big slice (more than a third) of total compensation for Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners. The median income in this area hovers around $80K. In the world of Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $24K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $16K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $50K and $122K. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, close to a fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a fair number and dental insurance is reported by more than half. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners is high. More than half of Mid-Career Certified Financial Planners (60 percent) survey respondents are men. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$48,539 - $116,333
$49K
$72K
$120K
MEDIAN: $72,468
10%
50%
90%

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$24.17 - $35.37
$26
MEDIAN: $26.50
50%

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$0$122K
Salary $48,539 - $116,333
Bonus $1,015 - $24,323
Profit Sharing $1,216 - $15,781
Commission $5,034 - $99,329
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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$50,033 - $122,035
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 245
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $26.50
Overtime $33.50
Annual Data $0$122K
Bonus $1,015 - $24,323
Commission $5,034 - $99,329
Profit Sharing $1,216 - $15,781
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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$50,033 - $122,035
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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Key Stats for Certified Financial Planner (CFP)

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
5-9 years
74%
10-19 years
26%
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Skills That Affect Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Salaries

Insurance
▲5%

Financial Advisor
▲4%

National Average
$80,000

Investment Management
▼2%

Investment Planning
▼4%

Financial Modeling
▼4%

Financial Analysis
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
no benefits
None: 25%
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