How much does a Financial Advisor make in the United States?
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The average salary for a financial advisor is $69,881 per year in the United States and $30,366 commission per year.
Salaries by years of experience in the United States
Best-paid skills and qualifications for financial advisors
The jobs requiring this license have decrease by 6.70% since 2018. Financial Advisors with this license earn +12.55% more than the average base salary, which is $69,881 per year.
Top companies hiring financial advisors on Indeed
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52% of Financial advisors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
Frequently asked questions
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