What am I worth?
What your skills are worth in the market is constantly changing.
Get your pay report
How should I pay?
When you get pay right, you attract and retain the best talent.
Price a job

Average Financial Consultant Salary

$68,662
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,157
Bonus
$21,488
Commission
$3,400
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Financial Consultant is $68,662.
10%
$44k
MEDIAN
$69k
90%
$105k
Is Financial Consultant your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Salary
$44k - $105k
Bonus
$2k - $30k
Profit Sharing
$828 - $20k
Commission
$2k - $153k
Total Pay
$41k - $127k
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Financial Consultants Do?

Financial Consultant 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.

Job Satisfaction for Financial Consultant

4 out of 5
(177)
Highly Satisfied
14Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Financial Consultant are from the companies Regions Bank, TIAA-CREF and Deloitte. Reported salaries are highest at EY (Ernst & Young) where the average pay is $78,567. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Deloitte and TIAA-CREF, earning around $71,163 and $62,196, respectively. Regions Bank pays the lowest at around $42,724. TD Ameritrade, Inc and Fidelity Investments also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $51,836 and $59,994, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Financial Consultant. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Financial Consultant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Financial Consultant Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Financial Consultants?

Skills in Financial Analysis, Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis and Financial Modeling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Financial Advisor.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Financial Consultants?

An entry-level Financial Consultant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,438 based on 72 salaries. An early career Financial Consultant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,633 based on 423 salaries. A mid-career Financial Consultant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,135 based on 229 salaries. An experienced Financial Consultant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,849 based on 170 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $85,087.
Employees with Financial Consultant in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 21.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (12.8% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (10.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (15.5% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (0.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 987 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.3%
Early Career
42.9%
Mid Career
23.2%
Experienced
17.2%
Late Career
9.4%