Average Finance Advisor Salary
$79,000 yearly
$38.14 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$47,000
10 %
$79,000
Median
$133,000
90 %
What Is The Average Finance Advisor Salary?
The average finance advisor salary is $79,329 per year, or $38.14 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $47,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $133,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, Florida, North Carolina, Indiana, and New Jersey provide the highest finance advisor salaries.
PercentileascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
90th Percentile
$133,000
$11,083
$64
75th Percentile
$104,000
$8,667
$50
Average
$79,329
$6,611
$38
25th Percentile
$60,000
$5,000
$29
10th Percentile
$47,000
$3,917
$23

Average Finance Advisor Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where finance advisors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Finance Advisor average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$64,857
$31.18
Alaska
$35,546
$17.09
Arizona
$79,443
$38.19
Arkansas
$53,423
$25.68
California
$75,587
$36.34
Colorado
$71,422
$34.34
Connecticut
$76,573
$36.81
Delaware
$65,104
$31.30
District of Columbia
$110,615
$53.18
Florida
$96,767
$46.52
Georgia
$80,467
$38.69
Hawaii
$56,522
$27.17
Idaho
$55,337
$26.60
Illinois
$69,979
$33.64
Indiana
$95,240
$45.79
Iowa
$70,980
$34.13
Kansas
$78,409
$37.70
Kentucky
$68,003
$32.69
Louisiana
$64,930
$31.22
Maine
$88,585
$42.59
Maryland
$83,669
$40.23
Massachusetts
$62,964
$30.27
Michigan
$69,747
$33.53
Minnesota
$75,343
$36.22
Mississippi
$60,981
$29.32
Missouri
$49,679
$23.88
Montana
$51,171
$24.60
Nebraska
$54,387
$26.15
Nevada
$59,874
$28.79
New Hampshire
$79,035
$38.00
New Jersey
$89,316
$42.94
New Mexico
$71,387
$34.32
New York
$102,985
$49.51
North Carolina
$95,867
$46.09
North Dakota
$72,849
$35.02
Ohio
$68,158
$32.77
Oklahoma
$45,628
$21.94
Oregon
$52,997
$25.48
Pennsylvania
$65,131
$31.31
Rhode Island
$62,141
$29.88
South Carolina
$70,797
$34.04
South Dakota
$56,705
$27.26
Tennessee
$62,360
$29.98
Texas
$83,683
$40.23
Utah
$50,406
$24.23
Vermont
$67,439
$32.42
Virginia
$75,733
$36.41
Washington
$67,707
$32.55
West Virginia
$77,807
$37.41
Wisconsin
$68,460
$32.91
Wyoming
$54,586
$26.24

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Highest Paying Cities For Finance Advisor

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Washington, DC
$115,252
$55.41
New York, NY
$107,275
$51.57
Coral Gables, FL
$100,555
$48.34
Lafayette, IN
$96,303
$46.30
Charlotte, NC
$96,105
$46.20
Atlantic City, NJ
$92,524
$44.48

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Average Finance Advisor Salary Over Time

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Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $79,300
    $38.14
    -2.0%
    2020
    $80,900
    $38.89
    +0.1%
    2019
    $80,800
    $38.84
    +1.5%
    2018
    $79,600
    $38.25
    +9.1%
    2017
    $72,300
    $34.78
    +7.1%

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Investment Consultant

    Avg. salary: $91,745

    An investment consultant is a professional who gives investment products, planning, and/or advice to investors. Investment consultants formulate investment strategies to help clients fulfill their necessities and realize their financial objectives. They create internal research documents that outline real estate investment opportunities and private equity. It is also part of their job to review strategies of asset management that recognize estate and income tax needs.
    30,219 Investment Consultant Jobs
    Treasury Analyst

    Avg. salary: $71,392

    A treasury analyst is a professional who manages and analyses the financial activities of an organization that can include cash flows, liability obligations, and assets. Treasury analysts are required to execute the daily cash management of the organization such as cash forecasting, investing of excess cash, and running a hedging program in interest rates. They must present monthly reports and daily briefings on cash flows to senior management and provide advice on the financial operations of the movement of cash. Treasury analysts also update treasury policies and procedures for the organization to comply.
    51,335 Treasury Analyst Jobs
    Budget Analyst

    Avg. salary: $58,184

    A budget analyst supports organizations and businesses by organizing their financial resources to develop and execute budgets for them. A budget analyst is also responsible for evaluating budget proposals, analyzing data, extra funds redistribution, recommending spending cuts, preparing reports annually, and estimating spending requirements in the future. A budget analyst explores alternative funding methods and uses cost-benefit analyses. In addition, budget analysts also look at past budgets and research any financial developments that could affect income and expenditures.
    29,756 Budget Analyst Jobs
    Wealth Management Internship

    Avg. salary: $49,848

    In a wealth management internship, an intern's duties depend on the directives of a supervising manager or staff. Typically, their responsibilities revolve around gaining industry insights while performing support tasks for the team, such as preparing and processing documents, answering calls and correspondence, organizing and disseminating files, and running errands as needed. They may also perform market research, assist in risk assessment procedures, and participate in developing management strategies. Furthermore, as an intern, it is essential to familiarize and adhere to the company's policies and regulations.
    121,034 Wealth Management Internship Jobs
    Fund Accountant

    Avg. salary: $68,380

    A fund accountant provides accounting for an investment portfolio. The investments needed include commodities, securities, and/or real estate in an investment fund like a hedge fund or mutual fund. The role of fund accountants includes activity capturing and recording. Fund accountants prepare accurate and timely values, distributions, yields, and fund accounting output for review. They manage activities associated with fund accounting and domestic equity transactions. Also, they work alongside supervisors when it comes to budget development.
    55,698 Fund Accountant Jobs
    Accounting Analyst

    Avg. salary: $55,358

    An accounting analyst is responsible for supporting the accounting operations of an organization, analyzing financial transactions and financial statements, and resolving account discrepancies. Accounting analysts interpret financial data by consolidating account transactions, performing account reconciliation, and managing account receivables. They also assist in preparing and releasing invoices, issuing billing statements, and creating comprehensive financial reports on the company's budget and expenses. An accounting analyst must have excellent knowledge of the accounting principles and disciplines, as well as extensive analytical and communication skills to perform duties and meet deadlines under minimal supervision.
    94,509 Accounting Analyst Jobs

    Finance Advisor Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for a finance advisor can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.
    Experience LevelascdescAvg. SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
    Entry Level
    $73,200
    $35.18
    Mid Level
    $54,500
    $26.19
    Senior Level
    $86,400
    $41.53

    Which Companies Pay Finance Advisors The Most?

    If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs as they offer the highest salaries for finance advisors.
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    Average Finance Advisor Salary by Demographic

    Finance Advisor Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $76,162
    female-income
    Female Income
    $65,247
    Median Finance Advisor Income by Race
    White finance advisors have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american finance advisors have the lowest average salary at $63,659.
    $79,000
    $76,000
    $73,000
    $70,000
    $67,000
    $64,000
    $61,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$70,936
    White$75,877
    Black or African American$63,659
    Asian$72,856
    Hispanic or Latino$70,195
    Average Finance Advisor Salary by Education Level
    Finance advisors with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $88,690 annually. With a Doctorate degree, finance advisors earn a median annual income of $77,194 compared to $76,162 for finance advisors with an Bachelors degree.
    $92,000
    $89,000
    $86,000
    $83,000
    $80,000
    $77,000
    $74,000
    Master's Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Master's Degree$88,690
    Bachelor's Degree$76,162
    Doctorate Degree$77,194