Financial Consultant Salary

A Financial Consultant earns an average salary of $66,530 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Financial Modeling, Investment Management, and Forecasting. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
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$39,533 - $109,141
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$67K
$110K
MEDIAN: $66,529
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$14.39 - $118.00
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$39,533 - $109,141  
   
Bonus
$10.00 - $20,000  
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $15,670  
Commission
$5,106 - $81,567  
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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$41,287 - $129,384  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 639
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.39 - $118.00  
   
Overtime
$23.00 - $82.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$10.00 - $20,000  
   
Commission
$5,106 - $81,567  
Profit Sharing
$408.51 - $15,670  
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).
)
$41,287 - $129,384  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 94
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Job Description for Financial Consultant

A financial consultant advises clients of an investment bank or financial services company on the best way to manage their money. They assesses customers' financial needs and work with them to build an investment portfolio that is comfortable for the client and builds wealth. To be successful, a financial consultant must build a client base; they need to identify prospective clients and cultivate relationships with them. Consultants may need to be creative in developing ways to attract new clients, although some larger companies clients may assign clients to consultants.

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Financial Consultant Tasks

  • 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Financial Consultant

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $73,598

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Experience Affects Financial Consultant Salaries




National Average
$74,000


Skills That Affect Financial Consultant Salaries


Investment Management
up arrow 21%

Forecasting
up arrow 20%


Financial Analysis
up arrow 4%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 4%

Data Analysis
up arrow 2%

National Average
$74,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 116 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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