Senior Financial Analyst Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Senior Financial Analyst is $72,951 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Senior Financial Analyst Salary (?
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$55,697 - $92,368
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MEDIAN: $72,950
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Senior Financial Analyst Salary (?
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$22.00 - $48.00
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MEDIAN: $33.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$55,697 - $92,368  
   
Bonus
$508 - $11,215  
Profit Sharing
$808 - $8,967  
Commission
$0.00 - $24,240  
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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$57,368 - $99,264  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 9,108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$22.00 - $48.00  
   
Overtime
$1.39 - $64.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$508 - $11,215  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $24,240  
Profit Sharing
$808 - $8,967  
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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$57,368 - $99,264  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 236
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Job Description for Senior Financial Analyst

Senior financial analysts can be found in just about every industry there is. As long as a company is large enough to need a financial team, a senior financial analyst can usually be found there. Their primary duties are to review the finances of a company and make recommendations for how a company can lower costs and improve its financial situation.
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Senior Financial Analyst Tasks
  • Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly financial analysis schedules of actual vs. budget variances.
  • Prepare detailed annual financial budget and monthly financial forecasts.
  • Provide financial analysis support to various areas of the company.

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Pay Difference By Location

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Experience Affects Senior Financial Analyst Salaries

National Average
$76,000

Skills That Affect Senior Financial Analyst Salaries

Essbase
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Budgeting
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Budget Management
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Powerpoint
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Financial Analysis
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Financial Reporting
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Gender

Female
38%
female alumni
 
Male
62%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 5%
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