The average salary for a Senior Financial Analyst is $77,166 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.

$60,529 - $97,584
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MEDIAN: $77,166
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$24.04 - $49.96
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MEDIAN: $35.37
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$60,529 - $97,584  
   
Bonus
$1,164 - $12,319  
Profit Sharing
$48.48 - $8,748  
Commission
$10,000  
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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$61,985 - $104,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6,467
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$24.04 - $49.96  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.00  
Overtime
$18.25 - $63.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,164 - $12,319  
   
Commission
$10,000  
Profit Sharing
$48.48 - $8,748  
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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$61,985 - $104,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 164

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Job Description for Senior Financial Analyst

The position of senior financial analyst requires high degrees of proficiency in analyzing accounting data, determining economic, statistical, and financial risks, and organizing real-world solutions that will lead to the successful completion of their projects. Senior financial analysts may be required to manage teams of analysts, which includes assigning tasks, reviewing reports, determining risks and rewards, compiling data, and organizing presentations for upper management. Senior financial analysts may also be responsible for training team members to develop additional skills and/or improve their existing skills.

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Senior Financial Analyst Tasks

  • Provide financial analysis support to various areas of the company.
  • Prepare detailed annual financial budget and monthly financial forecasts.
  • Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly financial analysis schedules of actual vs. budget variances.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $80,699

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Q: What is it like working as a Senior Financial Analyst?

Senior Financial Analyst in Hauppauge:
"Concerned with a hint of optimism."
Pros: Rapid changing environment for bank relations. Involved in treasury and forecasting with CFO. Many days difficult work but some laid back.
Cons: Direction of corporate interests. My personal future with company could be concern.

Senior Financial Analyst in Lowell:
"Working at Enterprise Bank."
Pros: Work flexibility, variety of challenging work, work closely with investment portfolio managers, great benefits.
Cons: Executive team struggling to lose "old-school" culture, stress level at quarter ends.

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Key Stats for Senior Financial Analyst

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 764 votes.
041
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Senior Financial Analyst Salaries




National Average
$81,000


Skills That Affect Senior Financial Analyst Salaries





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Financial Analysis
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Budgeting
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SAP SAP Financial Accounting and Controlling (SAP FICO)
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National Average
$81,000







Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 764 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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