Senior Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Salary

A Senior Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) earns an average salary of $91,848 per year.

$64,557 - $257,605
MEDIAN: $91,847

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$66,054 - $412,168  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Job Description for Senior Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

Most of the time, senior chartered financial analysts (CFA) work for financial institutions. Financial analysts must be certified through the Association of Investment Management and Research. For this senior position, they must have worked as CFA for many years. They must have passed the CFA exams. They must possess required professional experience. They must commit to the CFA Institute's Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct. Some employers require CFAs to possess and maintain certifications issued by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), a government agency. They must be knowledgeable about Security Exchange Commission (SEC) rules and regulations that are relevant to investments and security trading.


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Years of Experience

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1-4 years
5-9 years
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 10%