Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Financial Analyst is $61,051
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Financial Analysts?
An entry-level Financial Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,761 based on 689 salaries. An early career Financial Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,375 based on 3,997 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Financial Analysts Do?
Corporations and businesses typically have a responsibility to shareholders and owners to use earned income in a way that builds company wealth. A financial analyst carefully studies marketplace trends, demographics and microeconomic factors to help the company make smart investments. The financial analyst may also provide advice to companies on issuing their own bonds, splitting stock and other areas of concern.
One of the most important roles for a financial analyst is to fully understand …Read more
- Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly financial analysis schedules of actual vs. budget variances.
- Prepare detailed annual financial budget and monthly financial forecasts.
- Provide financial analysis support to various areas of the company.