$86,321
Avg. Salary
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$9,637

Bonus

$4,750

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in Boston, Massachusetts is {{pay}} per hour.

The average pay for a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) in Boston, Massachusetts is $86,321 per year.

10%
$0.00
10%
$0.00
50%
$0.00
90%
90%
MEDIAN $0.00
10%
$53k
10%
$86k
50%
$129k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $86,321
$52,844 - $129,190
$53K
$86K
$130K
MEDIAN: $86,321
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$134K
Salary $52,844 - $129,190
Bonus $0.00 - $24,468
Profit Sharing $4,750
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).
)
$58,604 - $134,073
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

Job Description for Certified Financial Planner (CFP)

While many entities provide financial planning assistance to people who want a better handle on their financial situations and goals, a certified financial planner (CFP) can truly be considered a professional in the field. CFPs are only granted this title after passing a grueling certification process which ensures the individual's extensive knowledge of all aspects of the work; these include retirement planning and tax laws and regulations, as well as insurance and investment vehicles. Certified financial planners work with individuals, either under the auspices of a financial institution or in private practice, to help them manage money, income, and expenses.

Read More...
Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Tasks
  • Interview individuals or businesses to identify financial goals, concerns, and opportunities.
  • Create agendas, spreadsheets, and meeting materials to discuss investments, savings, and asset allocation.
  • Document and revise financial plans for clients.

About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Job Listings

Key Stats for Certified Financial Planner (CFP)

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Skills That Affect Certified Financial Planner (CFP) Salaries

Investment Management
▲32%

Financial Advisor
▲30%

Investment Planning
▲27%

National Average
$91,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 22%