Senior Advisor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$100,000
$73,000
$100,000
$137,000
Senior Advisors in the United States make an average salary of $100,755 per year or $48.44 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $73,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $137,000. If you like following the crowd, Insurance and Health Care companies tend to attract the most workers in this field. But if you're in it for the money, then you'll want to seek out Technology, Finance, and Government companies, as employees in each industry have reported the highest salaries. As most things go, location can be critical. Maine, Massachusetts, Maryland, New York, and Rhode Island provide the highest Senior Advisor salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Quincy, MA
$135,351
New York, NY
$134,727
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Map of Senior Advisor Salaries

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

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Average Senior Advisor Salary By Location

While a Senior Advisor can average a salary of $100,755 per year, or $48.44 per hour, there are many opportunities for Senior Advisors to make more. For example, in Washington, DC you might make $147,611 per year. Other high-paying locations include Quincy, MA, New York, NY and Arlington, VA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Washington, DC where the average starting salary is $96,000. The highest paying states for Senior Advisors include Maine, Massachusetts and Maryland. Meanwhile, Hawaii, Wyoming, and Utah offer the lowest salaries.

Average Senior Advisor Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a Senior Advisor, working for King & Spalding or Hess might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and BP America report highly competitive salaries for Senior Advisors.

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Average Senior Advisor Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Senior Advisor salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Technology, Finance, and Government companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Senior Advisors. For example, Senior Advisors make a whopping average salary of $101,451 while working for Technology companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $101,268 at Finance companies and $99,807 at Government companies. But Senior Advisors may want to avoid working in the Media industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $97,296.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$101,451
$101k
Finance
Finance
$101,268
$101k
Government
Government
$99,807
$100k
Media
Media
$97,296
$97k

Senior Advisor Salary History

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Recently Added Senior Advisor Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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$100,176
$100,176
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$117,191
$117,191
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Senior Accounting Advisor
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$60,000
$60,000
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State of Illinois
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$96,002
$96,002
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$106,437
$106,437
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$104,350
$104,350
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Info Security SR Advisor
04/27/2020
04/27/2020
$143,794
$143,794
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$93,915
$93,915
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U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command
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$172,500
$172,500
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SR. Splunk Advisor
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$114,785
$114,785
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