The average salary for a Late-Career Senior Financial Analyst is $88,363.
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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 Boeing Company, Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton. Reported salaries are highest at Booz, Allen, and Hamilton where the average pay is $117,916. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include The Boeing Company, earning around $102,665. Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) pays the lowest at around $95,003. Northrop Grumman Corporation also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $97,723.
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Popular Skills for Senior Financial Analyst
Skills in Financial Analysis are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Budgeting, Data Analysis, Financial Reporting and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Financial Analyst
An entry-level Senior Financial Analyst with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $70,386 based on 71 salaries. An early career Senior Financial Analyst with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,073 based on 4,320 salaries. A mid-career Senior Financial Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,344 based on 5,497 salaries. An experienced Senior Financial Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,429 based on 2,912 salaries.
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Employees with Senior Financial Analyst in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (15.0% more) and Los Angeles, California (7.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (7.3% less) and Detroit, Michigan (2.2% less).
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