Financial Planning Analyst Salary (United States)

A Financial Planning Analyst earns an average salary of $59,270 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience strongly influences pay for this job.
Financial Planning Analyst Salary (?
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$41,265 - $81,925
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MEDIAN: $59,270
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Financial Planning Analyst Salary (?
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$11.00 - $30.00
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$41,265 - $81,925  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,073  
Profit Sharing
$867 - $5,756  
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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$41,612 - $87,892  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 392
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.00 - $30.00  
   
Overtime
$18.00 - $42.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,073  
   
Profit Sharing
$867 - $5,756  
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).
)
$41,612 - $87,892  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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Job Description for Financial Planning Analyst

The people who study potential areas for investment (such as technology, utilities, real estate, and many others) and attempt to forecast how strong those markets will be going forward are financial planning analysts. Financial planning analysts look at industry data from the market sector to which they are assigned and attempt to forecast trends. They also look at any legislation, regulations, or court cases that might affect their respective field of analysis. The analyst also looks at the economy in general and attempts to help other members of a financial institution's planning and investment team best invest the firm's money and determine how to advise clients. Financial planning analysts typically work in an office environment in banks or investment houses, normally during regular business hours.
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Financial Planning Analyst 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.

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Experience Affects Financial Planning Analyst Salaries

National Average
$60,000

Skills That Affect Financial Planning Analyst Salaries

Financial Reporting
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Financial Modeling
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Microsoft Excel
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National Average
$60,000
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
37%
female alumni
 
Male
63%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 7%