Financial Advisor Salary with Investment Planning skills

A substantial slice of final earnings for Financial Advisors with Investment Planning skills (close to two-fifths) arrives through commissions. Median overall income in this area is approximately $74K. During their first five years in the workforce, individuals in this position earn $56K on average. Survey participants with five to 10 years under their belts see an only a slightly bigger average of $80K. Experienced professionals — those with 10 to 20 years in the field — see salaries in the six-figure territory, securing around $125K on average. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $190K on average. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$29,974 - $148,024

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$11.53 - $33.22

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$29,974 - $148,024  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $40,742  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $19,765  
Commission
$3,500 - $197,265  
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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$39,231 - $216,936  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 601
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$11.53 - $33.22  
   
Overtime
$8.11 - $42.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $40,742  
   
Commission
$3,500 - $197,265  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $19,765  
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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$39,231 - $216,936  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Merrill Lynch & Co Inc, Ameriprise Financial, Inc., Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), and The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Financial Advisors with Investment Planning skills. Employees of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $83K; however, pay is widely dispersed from bottom to top, ranging from $26K to $202K. Wells Fargo & Co., Merrill Lynch & Co Inc, and Usaa Insurance also offer top salaries for Financial Advisors with Investment Planning skills. Workers at these firms can expect to earn about $75K, $75K, and $70K, respectively.

Ameriprise Financial, Inc. reports the lowest median salary in the area (it's only $53K) but some workers make up to $72K, indicating a rather large gap in employee earnings. Employees at Morgan Stanley, The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, and Edward Jones can also expect below-average earnings of $61K, $64K, and $70K.

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Advisor with Investment Planning skills

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

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Experience Affects Financial Advisor with Investment Planning skills Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$74,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 124 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 18%
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