Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) is $88,997
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)s?
An entry-level Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $88,000 based on 9 salaries. An early career Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,136 …Read more
What Do Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)s Do?
Basic duties performed by chartered financial analysts (CFAs) include monitoring and helping improve financial performance for clients. Monitoring consists of tracking status, using financial models and forecasting, analyzing plans, and reconciling transactions. To improve performance, all data must be carefully analyzed and then used to present solutions such as automation, removing redundancy, improving coordination, and handling other weaknesses. In some cases, this may require specialized …Read more
- Analyze financial portfolios and create recommendations.
- Write reports on recommendations, risks and current state.
- Evaluate financial decisions, set goals and identify key steps for growth.