Average Senior Financial Analyst Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

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The average salary for a Senior Financial Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia is $77,757.
MEDIAN $77,757
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$64k - $90k
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$66k - $96k

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Job Description for Senior Financial Analyst

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.
The top respondents for the job title Senior Financial Analyst are from the companies The Home Depot Inc., Newell Rubbermaid Inc and Comcast Cable, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Cox Media Group where the average pay is $83,942. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Georgia-Pacific Corporation and The Home Depot Inc., earning around $75,000 and $74,992, respectively. Newell Rubbermaid Inc pays the lowest at around $67,915. Emory University and Comcast Cable, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $68,848 and $72,610, respectively.

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Senior Financial Analyst
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Finance Director
Senior Finance Manager
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Popular Skills for Senior Financial Analyst

Skills in Financial Analysis, Financial Modeling and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis and Microsoft Excel.

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 $74,850 based on 141 salaries. A mid-career Senior Financial Analyst with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,213 based on 114 salaries. An experienced Senior Financial Analyst with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,857 based on 61 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $81,936.
Employees with Senior Financial Analyst in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 24.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (13.0% more) and New York, New York (6.4% more).

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