Financial Services Specialist Salary

Financial Services Specialists aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $37K annually. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is residence, though career duration and the specific company have a (lesser) impact as well. Most report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect vision insurance. Women make up a slight majority of Financial Services Specialists (57 percent) survey respondents. Though the majority of Financial Services Specialists do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,291 - $48,794
$29K
$37K
$49K
MEDIAN: $36,923
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$12.29 - $21.71
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MEDIAN: $15.48
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,291 - $48,794  
   
Bonus
$482.88 - $8,170  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Commission
$6,000  
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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$28,497 - $49,414  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 105
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.29 - $21.71  
   
Overtime
$27.94  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$482.88 - $8,170  
   
Commission
$6,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$28,497 - $49,414  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 61

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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

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

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Popular Employer Salaries for Financial Services Specialist


Those at Department of Social and Health Services can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $36K.

Pay for Financial Services Specialists is the lowest at Regions Financial Corporation, which has a median salary of $32K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $40K.

Popular Skills for Financial Services Specialist


Survey results imply that Financial Services Specialists put a diverse skill set to use. Most notably, skills in Data Entry, Microsoft Excel, Financial Analysis, and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Sales, Banking, and Customer Service. Most people skilled in Customer Service are similarly competent in Banking.

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Services Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Financial Services Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Services Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 117 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Services Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Financial Services Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 28 salaries. A Financial Services Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 15 salaries.

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Key Stats for Financial Services Specialist

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Financial Services Specialist Salaries

▲9%

▲6%

▲4%

National Average
$37,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Financial Services Specialist Salaries

▲5%



National Average
$37,000

Data Analysis
▼2%


▼5%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 11%
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