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Financial Services Specialist Salary

Financial Services Specialists in the United States earn $38K per year on average across the nation, but very experienced workers receive a significantly higher median of $48K. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $39K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $35K. Financial Services Specialists with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $40K. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $48K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$28,822 - $58,036
(Median)
$29K
$38K
$58K
MEDIAN: $37,992
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90%

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$11.85 - $19.92
(Median)
$12
$16
$20
MEDIAN: $16.00
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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$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$28,822 - $58,036  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,054  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,933  
Commission
$2,750 - $7,500  
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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$27,879 - $55,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 194
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$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.85 - $19.92  
   
Overtime
$9.42 - $38.09  
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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,054  
   
Commission
$2,750 - $7,500  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $9,933  
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).
)
$27,879 - $55,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 103

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Job Description for Financial Services Specialist

Financial services specialists are in charge of providing sound financial advice and offering services to clients on behalf of their organization. They are responsible for providing excellent customer service and performing relevant administrative tasks (such as completing and filing financial requests) on behalf of their clients. They must be able to clearly explain financial concepts to individuals with no financial background, as well as interview clients and review written and oral information received from clients.

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Financial Services Specialist Tasks

  • Communicate financial information to internal partners.
  • Provide financial analysis to upper management consistent with company goals.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Financial Services Specialist


Department of Social and Health Services offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $36K.

Regions Financial Corporation offers the lowest pay in the field with a median salary of just $32K. There's also little variation in pay at the company, with pay ranging from $25K to $40K.

Popular Skills for Financial Services Specialist


Financial Services Specialists usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, Financial Analysis, and Sales are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Banking, Sales, and Financial Analysis. It is often found that people who know Customer Service are also skilled in Banking.

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Services Specialist

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

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Experience Affects Financial Services Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$37,000


Skills That Affect Financial Services Specialist Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 16%

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$37,000

Financial Analysis
up arrow 4%

Sales
up arrow 10%

Banking
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 11%
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