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Financial Analyst, Corporate Salary

An average Corporate Financial Analyst in the United States can expect to take home roughly $57K annually. Final cash compensation to Corporate Financial Analysts varies from around $43K to approximately $84K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $10K and $8K, respectively. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Male Corporate Financial Analysts who responded to the survey are more common than women; more than half (65 percent) are men. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance.

$42,764 - $78,631
(Median)
$43K
$57K
$79K
MEDIAN: $57,401
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50%
90%

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$11.11 - $34.64
(Median)
$11
$21
$35
MEDIAN: $20
10%
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$42,764 - $78,631  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,042  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $7,520  
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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$42,931 - $84,332  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 892
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.11 - $34.64  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $41.44  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,042  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $7,520  
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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$42,931 - $84,332  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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Job Description for Financial Analyst, Corporate

A corporate financial analyst’s main responsibilities include analyzing and understanding programs such as rebates, royalties, marketing support, and/or promotions. They also have to research, find, and fix any problems associated with customer liability. A corporate financial analyst reviews contracts to make sure companies comply with their organization's standards and audit controls, as well as make sure that fiscal year-end closing deadlines are all met (and any financial schedule is properly prepared). Corporate financial analysts also have to create reports on their analysis as required by management.

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Financial Analyst, Corporate Tasks

  • Assess trends in client and market behavior and modify strategies to optimize financial growth.
  • Manage portfolios and update customers on current or future developments.
  • Create financial strategies for customers in line with their desires and resources.
  • Manage client relationships and grow customer base.

Common Career Paths for Financial Analyst, Corporate


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Corporate Financial Analysts' salaries may rise greatly for those who assume a higher-end position such as a Finance Director. The average Finance Director brings home $102K per year. A common career progression for a Corporate Financial Analyst is to become a Senior Financial Analyst or a Finance Manager. Compared to Corporate Financial Analysts, the first group earns $16K more on average, and the second group earns $24K more.

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Popular Skills for Financial Analyst, Corporate


Survey participants wield an impressively varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Data Modeling, Forecasting, Powerpoint, and SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 11 percent. People who know Microsoft Excel usually also know Data Analysis. Most people familiar with Financial Analysis also know Accounting, Forecasting, and Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Analyst, Corporate

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


Corporate Financial Analysts with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $56K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $65K. Corporate Financial Analysts bring in $73K after working for 10 to 20 years. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $81K on average.

Pay Difference by Location


Houston is home to an above-average pay rate for Corporate Financial Analysts, 20 percent higher than the national average. Corporate Financial Analysts will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+18 percent) and New York (+16 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Dallas, 8 percent below the national average.

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Experience Affects Financial Analyst, Corporate Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 38%



National Average
$59,000


Skills That Affect Financial Analyst, Corporate Salaries

Data Modeling
up arrow 11%

Forecasting
up arrow 8%

Powerpoint
up arrow 7%

SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
up arrow 6%

Budget Management
up arrow 5%

Financial Modeling
up arrow 4%

Budgeting
up arrow 4%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 2%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 2%

Project Management
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Access
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$59,000

Accounting
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 230 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 8%
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