The average salary for a Senior Financial Analyst in Los Angeles, California is $82,404.
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Job Description for Senior Financial Analyst
The position of senior financial analyst requires high degrees of proficiency in analyzing accounting data, determining economic, statistical, and financial risks, and organizing real-world solutions that will lead to the successful completion of their projects. Senior financial analysts may be required to manage teams of analysts, which includes assigning tasks, reviewing reports, determining risks and rewards, compiling data, and organizing presentations for upper management. Senior financial …Read more
Senior Financial Analyst Tasks
- Provide financial analysis support to various areas of the company.
- Prepare detailed annual financial budget and monthly financial forecasts.
- Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly financial analysis schedules of actual vs. budget variances.
Popular Employer Salaries for Senior Financial Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Senior Financial Analyst are from the companies The Walt Disney Company, Westfield Corporation and Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at CBRE Group where the average pay is $90,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Westfield Corporation and Raytheon Co., earning around $89,183 and $80,382, respectively. Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation pays the lowest at around $69,198. NBCUniversal Media LLC. and 20Th Century Fox also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $70,000 and $71,337, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Senior Financial Analyst
Skills in Financial Modeling, Financial Reporting and Forecasting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel and Financial Analysis.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Financial Analyst
An early career Senior Financial Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,444 based on 139 salaries. A mid-career Senior Financial Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,444 based on 144 salaries. An experienced Senior Financial Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $90,087 based on 69 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,349.
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Employees with Senior Financial Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 17.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (7.2% more) and New York, New York (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (5.8% less), Boston, Massachusetts (4.3% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.1% less).
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