A Financial Advisor in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$49,053 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Financial Analysis is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$38,946 - C$81,709
C$39K
C$49K
C$82K
MEDIAN: C$49,232
10%
50%
90%
C$15.48 - C$30.00
C$20
MEDIAN: C$20.00
50%
C$0C$108K
Salary C$38,946 - C$81,709
Bonus C$1,919 - C$11,194
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$9,696
Commission C$32,500
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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C$39,204 - C$108,872
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 88
Hourly Data C$0C$30
Hourly Rate C$20.00
Annual Data C$0C$108K
Bonus C$1,919 - C$11,194
Commission C$32,500
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$9,696
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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C$39,204 - C$108,872
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Financial Advisor

Financial advisors work primarily for financial institutions such as banks, mutual fund companies, and insurance companies. Generally, they work with individuals or institutional clients to assess their financial needs and help them achieve financial goals, such as choosing investments (money market, real estate investments, stocks and bonds), and they also explain tax laws relevant to certain investments and help with insurance decisions.

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Financial Advisor Tasks

  • Interview clients and gather information to determine strategies for financial investments.
  • Prospect and maintain clientele.
  • Recommend and sell financial plans and products that will help meet financial goals.

Financial Advisor Job Listings

Key Stats for Financial Advisor

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Financial Advisor Salaries

▲28%

Experienced
▲22%

National Average
C$52,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Financial Advisor Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲41%


▲4%


National Average
C$52,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 7%