AU$72,625
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

AU$9,721

Profit Sharing

AU$6,000

Commission

AU$12,177

The average salary for a Financial Planner is AU$71,051 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$49,762 - AU$103,988
AU$50K
AU$73K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$72,625
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.03 - AU$41.11
AU$20
AU$29
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$28.50
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$113K
Salary AU$49,762 - AU$103,988
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$27,000
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$25,532
Commission AU$5,068 - AU$32,718
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).
)
AU$50,063 - AU$113,415
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 609
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$20.03 - AU$41.11
Overtime AU$32.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$113K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$27,000
Commission AU$5,068 - AU$32,718
Profit Sharing AU$0.00 - AU$25,532
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).
)
AU$50,063 - AU$113,415
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

Job Description for Financial Planner

A financial planner is an individual who works for a bank or investment company that advises individuals on how to make most of their money by suggesting; in some situations, the planner makes investments and financial decisions for customers. This position requires strong analytical skills and an outgoing personality, as a financial institution expects its financial planners to effectively help and retain clients over a long period of time. The financial planner may also set up investment seminars to help build new business and educate clients.

Read More...

Financial Planner Tasks

  • Guide clients through financial self-analysis, including goal setting and advice to reach goals.
  • Assist clients with estate management, tax returns, budgets, or other financial tasks.
  • Follow-up with clients on plans, track successes, and inform about modifications.

Financial Planner Pay By Employer

$0$294K

$55,955

$51,282

$50,000

LPL Financial
8 profiles
$62,510

Self-Employed
6 profiles
$114,000

TIAA-CREF
5 profiles
$75,000

Common Career Paths for Financial Planner


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Financial Planner Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Financial Planner

Pay by Experience for a Financial Planner has a positive trend. An entry-level Financial Planner with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 409 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Financial Planner with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$81,000 based on 243 salaries. An experienced Financial Planner which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$95,000 based on 163 salaries. A Financial Planner with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$98,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$76,510

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Financial Planner Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Financial Planner?

Financial Planner in Tasmania:
Pros: The satisfaction of helping clients meet their goals and better their position or even just advising what their position is. The analytic side of things is interesting as well.
Cons: Lack of resources as times makes it stressful.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Financial Planner

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Financial Planner Salaries

▲28%

▲24%

▲6%

National Average
AU$77,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Financial Planner Salaries

National Average
AU$77,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%