Finance Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$75,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$75,000
Median 50%
$113,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
DLA Piper
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
2.8 years
How much does a finance analyst make?
Finance Analysts in America make, on average, $75,435 a year or $36.27 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $113,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $50,000 per year. Professional companies and Technology companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. New York, Connecticut, West Virginia, New Jersey, and California are some of the states with the best Finance Analyst salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Finance Analyst is 2.8 years.

Average Finance Analyst Salary By Location

As a Finance Analyst in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $75,435 per year or $36.27 per hour. New York, NY reports the highest annual salary for Finance Analysts at 99,372. Not only that, New York, NY also has an average entry-level salary of $55,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Finance Analyst salaries are New York, Connecticut, West Virginia, New Jersey, and California. Kentucky, Alaska, Florida, Wyoming, and Louisiana are the lowest earners.

Map of Finance Analyst Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Finance Analyst Salary By Company

Finance Analyst jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Finance Analysts are in Professional companies and Technology companies. DLA Piper and Ropes & Gray are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman or McDermott Will & Emery, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Finance Analysts.

Average Finance Analyst Pay By Industry

Finance Analyst salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Finance companies, Retail companies, and Health Care companies pay their Finance Analysts well. Salaries for Finance Analysts in Finance companies average $85,813 annually, while Retail companies and Health Care companies pay $77,052 and $74,969, respectively. The average salary for Finance Analysts in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $63,605.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$85,813
$86k
Retail
Retail
$77,052
$77k
Health Care
Health Care
$74,969
$75k
Technology
Technology
$74,697
$75k
Automotive
Automotive
$69,839
$70k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$63,605
$64k

Finance Analyst Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Finance Analyst Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Finance Analyst can range from $42,973 to $103,324 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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.

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