$61,615
Avg. Salary
$22.48
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,462

Bonus

$2,700

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Financial Planning Analyst is $22.48 per hour.

The average pay for a Financial Planning Analyst is $61,615 per year.

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$12.00
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$22.48
50%
$44.00
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MEDIAN $22.48
10%
$48k
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$62k
50%
$84k
90%
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MEDIAN $61,615
$47,854 - $84,288
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$84K
MEDIAN: $61,615
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$0$86K
Salary $47,854 - $84,288
Bonus $250 - $8,095
Profit Sharing $967 - $7,222
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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$47,665 - $86,505
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 484
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $12.00 - $44.00
Overtime $33.50
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $250 - $8,095
Profit Sharing $967 - $7,222
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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$47,665 - $86,505
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Financial Planning Analyst

The people who study potential areas for investment (such as technology, utilities, real estate, and many others) and attempt to forecast how strong those markets will be going forward are financial planning analysts. Financial planning analysts look at industry data from the market sector to which they are assigned and attempt to forecast trends. They also look at any legislation, regulations, or court cases that might affect their respective field of analysis. The analyst also looks at the economy in general and attempts to help other members of a financial institution's planning and investment team best invest the firm's money and determine how to advise clients. Financial planning analysts typically work in an office environment in banks or investment houses, normally during regular business hours.

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Financial Planning Analyst Tasks
  • Create financial strategies for customers in line with their desires and resources.
  • Manage client relationships and grow customer base.
  • Assess trends in client and market behavior and modify strategies to optimize financial growth.
  • Manage portfolios and update customers on current or future developments.

Popular Employer Salaries for Financial Planning Analyst


Common Career Paths for Financial Planning Analyst


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Financial Planning Analysts often transition into Senior Financial Analyst positions, for which compensation tends to be much higher. On average, Senior Financial Analysts earn $76K per year.

Financial Planning Analyst Job Listings

Popular Skills for Financial Planning Analyst


Survey participants wield an impressively varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Budget Management, Financial Reporting, Forecasting, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Valuation, Cash Flow Management, and Process Improvement. It is often found that people who know Financial Analysis are also skilled in Microsoft Excel.

Pay Difference by Location

23%

15%

-3%

-9%

-13%

National Average: $63,122

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Atlanta is home to an above-average pay rate for Financial Planning Analysts, 26 percent higher than the national average. Financial Planning Analysts will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+26 percent) and Houston (+17 percent). Trailing the national average by 18 percent, Pittsburgh is the market with the smallest paychecks. Below-median salaries also turn up in Chicago and St. Louis (15 percent lower and 11 percent lower, respectively).

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Key Stats for Financial Planning Analyst

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 93 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Financial Planning Analyst Salaries

▲22%

▲17%

National Average
$63,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Financial Planning Analyst Salaries


National Average
$63,000

▼2%



Financial Analysis
▼4%

Financial Modeling
▼4%

▼6%


Process Improvement
▼9%


Valuation
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 93 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 14%