Average Entry-Level Personal Financial Advisor Salary

$44,560
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,500
Bonus
$3,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Personal Financial Advisor is $44,560.
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$38k
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$78k
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MEDIAN $44,560
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Salary
$38k - $78k
Bonus
$400 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$29k - $69k

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Job Description for Personal Financial Advisor

Personal Financial Advisor 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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Personal Financial Advisor. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Personal Financial Advisor
Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Financial Advisor

An early career Personal Financial Advisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,418 based on 106 salaries. A mid-career Personal Financial Advisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,673 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Personal Financial Advisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,352 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,016.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 245 survey responses.
Early Career
43.3%
Mid Career
22.4%
Experienced
22.9%
Late Career
11.4%