A Financial Adviser earns an average salary of $50,773 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.
Financial Adviser Total Pay (?
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$29,163 - $146,387
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MEDIAN: $50,772
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$29,163 - $146,387  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $96,958  
Commission
$-0.50 - $819,467  
Total Pay (?
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$29,661 - $200,000  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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Job Description for Financial Adviser
  • Follow-up with clients on plans, track successes, and inform about modifications.
  • Assist clients with estate management, tax returns, budgets, or other financial tasks.
  • Guide clients through financial self-analysis, including goal setting and advice to reach goals.

Experience Affects Financial Adviser Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$56,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
21%
female alumni
 
Male
79%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
11%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 33% employee benefits None: 27%
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