Entry-Level Financial Consultant Salary

For Entry-Level Financial Consultants, yearly average wages total $57K annually. Total cash earnings of Entry-Level Financial Consultants range from $34K on the low end to $93K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $15K and $20K, respectively. The specific employer is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Most Entry-Level Financial Consultants survey respondents are men (70 percent). The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$38,910 - $83,198
$39K
$57K
$83K
MEDIAN: $57,252
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$11.19 - $53.83
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$19
$54
MEDIAN: $19.42
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$0$93K
Salary $38,910 - $83,198
Bonus $974 - $14,950
Profit Sharing $979 - $19,574
Commission $10,500
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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$33,958 - $93,378
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 279
Hourly Data $0$82
Hourly Rate $11.19 - $53.83
Overtime $26.31 - $82.32
Annual Data $0$93K
Bonus $974 - $14,950
Commission $10,500
Profit Sharing $979 - $19,574
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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$33,958 - $93,378
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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Humana, Inc., TIAA-CREF, EY (Ernst & Young), The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., and Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. are all popular places to work. EY (Ernst & Young) leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $77K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $59,378

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Charlotte is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Financial Consultants, 33 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Financial Consultants can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Minneapolis (+31 percent), New York (+26 percent), Chicago (+25 percent), and Dallas (+13 percent). The lowest-paying market is St. Louis, which sits 33 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in San Francisco and Washington (7 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

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Key Stats for Financial Consultant

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Financial Consultant Salaries

Financial Modeling
▲22%

▲17%

Financial Reporting
▲7%



National Average
$59,000

Financial Advisor
▼1%

Sales
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 18%
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