Personal Financial Advisor Salary Information in Alaska

The average annual and hourly salaries for personal financial advisors in the state of Alaska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of personal financial advisors 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 Personal Financial Advisors in Alaska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$154,660
75th Percentile Wage
$99,570
50th Percentile Wage
$81,370
25th Percentile Wage
$61,820
10th Percentile Wage
$36,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for personal financial advisors in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $154,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,280.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$74.36
75th Percentile Wage
$47.87
50th Percentile Wage
$39.11
25th Percentile Wage
$29.72
10th Percentile Wage
$17.44

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for personal financial advisors in Alaska in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $74.36. The median hourly salary is $39.11. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.44.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $81,370 14.27%
2013 $71,210 3.88%
2012 $68,550 37.46%
2011 $49,870 5.59%
2010 $47,230 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for personal financial advisors in state of Alaska from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 72.28%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 3.88%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 37.46% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 5.59% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Personal Financial Advisor Wage in Alaska vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
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
Accountants and Auditors
$72,740

Personal Financial Advisor Salary by State

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