Financial Analyst Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for financial analysts in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of financial analysts amongst Alaska metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Financial Analysts in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$146,580
75th Percentile Wage
$121,560
50th Percentile Wage
$98,620
25th Percentile Wage
$78,790
10th Percentile Wage
$66,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $146,580. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $66,020.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$70.47
75th Percentile Wage
$58.44
50th Percentile Wage
$47.41
25th Percentile Wage
$37.88
10th Percentile Wage
$31.74

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for financial analysts in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.47. The median hourly salary is $47.41. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.74.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $98,620 5.76%
2013 $93,250 4.34%
2012 $89,370 4.06%
2011 $85,880 20.26%
2010 $71,410 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for financial analysts in state of Alaska from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 38.10%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.34%. We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 4.06% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 20.26% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Financial Analyst Wage in Alaska vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Financial Analysts
$98,620
Personal Financial Advisors
$81,370
Financial Examiners
$56,800
Loan Officers
$64,990
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$78,680
Tax Preparers
$53,120
Other Financial Specialists
$59,060

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Financial Analysts in Alaska Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of financial analysts in some Alaska cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of financial analysts in state of Alaska ranges from $95,470 to $102,550. The highest paying area for financial analysts in Alaska is Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $102,550. The lowest paying area is Anchorage with a median annual salary of $95,470.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area
$102,550
Anchorage
$95,470

Financial Analyst Salary by State

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