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Financial Analyst salary in Sacramento, CA

How much does a Financial Analyst make in Sacramento, CA?

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The average salary for a financial analyst is $75,511 per year in Sacramento, CA. 10 salaries reported, updated at April 27, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in Sacramento, CA

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1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
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Top companies for Financial Analysts in Sacramento, CA

    24 reviews9 salaries reported
    $231,101per year
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Highest paying cities for Financial Analysts near Sacramento, CA

  1. Palo Alto, CA
    $87,205 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. San Francisco, CA
    $86,295 per year
    40 salaries reported
  3. San Jose, CA
    $82,146 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. El Segundo, CA
    $80,229 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $77,637 per year
    83 salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $75,647 per year
    49 salaries reported
  1. Newport Beach, CA
    $74,613 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Pasadena, CA
    $74,172 per year
    13 salaries reported
  3. Ontario, CA
    $68,252 per year
    6 salaries reported
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Where can a Financial Analyst earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Financial Analysts

Most recommended skill

Strategic Planningearn +86.90% more

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 26.32% since 2018. Financial Analysts with this skill earn +86.90% more than the average base salary, which is $75,511 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
201281increase by 81
2013445increase by 449.38%
2014849increase by 90.79%
2015411decrease by 51.59%
2016215decrease by 47.69%
2017159decrease by 26.05%
2018171increase by 7.55%
2019126decrease by 26.32%

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Top certifications
Chartered Financial Analyst
Top licenses

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
5 jobs11
5 jobs8
3 jobs3
10 jobs12
41 jobs52
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Most common benefits for Financial Analysts

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 765 ratings

62% of Financial Analysts in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Sacramento, CA?


867 job openings

Average $68,138 per year

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