Finance Analyst Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Finance Analyst is $55,581 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO) and Financial Modeling. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Finance Analyst Total Pay (?
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$38,750 - $75,988
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MEDIAN: $55,580
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Finance Analyst Total Pay (?
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$14.57 - $28.38
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$38,750 - $75,988  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,789  
Profit Sharing
$154.56 - $8,027  
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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$37,655 - $78,746  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 744
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.57 - $28.38  
   
Overtime
$10.67 - $46.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,789  
   
Profit Sharing
$154.56 - $8,027  
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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$37,655 - $78,746  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 744
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Job Description for Finance Analyst

  • Create reports, presentations and other communicative devices to convey data and recommendations.
  • Oversee audits and make recommendations based on findings.
  • Identify metrics, analyze data, create models and forecasts and update existing analyses.
  • Reconcile data, research root causes for discrepancies and assist in updating processes.
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Pay by Experience Level for Finance Analyst

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

Pay Difference By Location

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San Jose
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San Francisco
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Atlanta
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$56,000
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Miami
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Phoenix
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St. Louis
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Philadelphia
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Cleveland
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Experience Affects Finance Analyst Salaries

National Average
$56,000

Skills That Affect Finance Analyst Salaries

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
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Financial Modeling
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Accounting
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Budgeting
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Financial Reporting
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Microsoft Excel
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National Average
$56,000
Data Analysis
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Microsoft Access
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Gender

Female
42%
female alumni
 
Male
58%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 9%
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