The average salary for a Research Analyst, Financial is $61,294.
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Job Description for Research Analyst, Financial
A financial research analyst works within a large business or financial services company to provide guidance on investing and portfolio management; they do this by gathering and interpreting financial data. The analyst typically works with other financial professionals and provides information and opinions to a senior financial analyst or advisor, who then uses the analyst's input to help make investment decisions with company capital. Financial research analysts typically study data related to…Read more
Research Analyst, Financial 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 Research Analyst, Financial
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Popular Skills for Research Analyst, Financial
Skills in Financial Analysis, Research Analysis and Data Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Research Analyst, Financial
An entry-level Research Analyst, Financial with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,623 based on 45 salaries. An early career Research Analyst, Financial with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,586 based on 98 salaries. A mid-career Research Analyst, Financial with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,429 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Research Analyst, Financial with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,711 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $68,932.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Research Analyst, Financial in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 38.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (3.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (14.5% less), New York, New York (4.6% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (2.9% less).
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