Investment Advisor Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Investment Advisor is $61,005 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Sales, Investment Planning, Investment Management, and Portfolio Management. Experience strongly influences income for this job.
Investment Advisor Total Pay (?
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$36,727 - $147,084
(Median)
37K
61K
96K
150K
MEDIAN: $61,004
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Investment Advisor Total Pay (?
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$11.00 - $92.00
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$110K$220K$330K
Salary
$36,727 - $147,084  
   
Bonus
$805 - $41,279  
Profit Sharing
$1,172 - $23,537  
Commission
$894 - $322,146  
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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$38,564 - $182,047  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 425
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$11.00 - $92.00  
   
Overtime
$21.93 - $41.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$805 - $41,279  
   
Commission
$894 - $322,146  
Profit Sharing
$1,172 - $23,537  
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).
)
$38,564 - $182,047  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 425
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Job Description for Investment Advisor

Banks and financial institutions employ investment advisors to work with existing customers to update their portfolio as needs, economic climate, and and their financial situations change. The advisor also works to attract new clients and customers as well, marketing themselves and their financial institution’s investment services.
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Investment Advisor 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 Investment Advisor

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

Pay Difference By Location

Boston
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Pittsburgh
0%
National Average
$70,000
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Cincinnati
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Experience Affects Investment Advisor Salaries

National Average
$70,000

Skills That Affect Investment Advisor Salaries

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National Average
$70,000
Client Interaction
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 113 votes.

Gender

Female
25%
female alumni
 
Male
75%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 19%
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