Financial Advisor in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Financial Advisor in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $59,116 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Investment Management, Portfolio Management, Investment Planning, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).

$30,639 - $117,446
$31K
$59K
$120K
MEDIAN: $59,116
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Salary
$30,639 - $117,446  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $49,316  
Profit Sharing
$5,087  
Commission
$20,000  
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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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$30,664 - $143,017  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Financial Advisor

Pay by Experience for a Financial Advisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Advisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Advisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Financial Advisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $116,000 based on 5 salaries. A Financial Advisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $125,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Financial Advisor

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Financial Advisor Salaries

Late-Career
▲96%

Experienced
▲83%

Mid-Career
▲57%

National Average
$64,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Financial Advisor Salaries

Investment Management
▲79%

Portfolio Management
▲58%

Investment Planning
▲35%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲21%

Client Interaction
▼0%

National Average
$64,000


Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Financial Analysis
▼5%

Sales
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 21%
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