The average salary for a Financial Analyst is $54,052 per year. A skill in Financial Modeling is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.
Financial Analyst Total Pay (?
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$40,037 - $74,370
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MEDIAN: $54,051
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Financial Analyst Total Pay (?
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$13.21 - $30.96
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,037 - $74,370  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,047  
Profit Sharing
$506 - $6,713  
Commission
$0.00 - $12,000  
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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$39,701 - $79,262  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14,769
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.21 - $30.96  
   
Overtime
$17.56 - $42.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,047  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $12,000  
Profit Sharing
$506 - $6,713  
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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$39,701 - $79,262  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14,769
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Job Description for Financial Analyst
A financial analyst evaluates possible investments, develops forecasts, and analyzes financial data. Financial analysts work to help determine how stable and profitable various businesses, stocks, and/or bonds are. Financial analysts may give advice directly to the management of the company they work for, to external clients of the business they work for, or both. Frequently, financial analysts will give recommendations to others about whether to buy, sell or hold an investment.
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Financial Analyst Tasks
  • Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly financial analysis schedules of actual vs. budget variances.
  • Prepare detailed annual financial budget and monthly financial forecasts.
  • Provide financial analysis support to various areas of the company.
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$55,000

Skills That Affect Financial Analyst Salaries

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Gender
Female
37%
female alumni
 
Male
63%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
3%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 9%
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