Personal Financial Advisor Salary Information in Connecticut

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
$106,300
25th Percentile Wage
$69,400
10th Percentile Wage
$50,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for personal financial advisors in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $106,300. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $69,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,870.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
$51.11
25th Percentile Wage
$33.36
10th Percentile Wage
$24.46

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for personal financial advisors in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The median hourly salary is $51.11. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $33.36. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.46.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $106,300 6.47%
2013 $99,840 4.87%
2012 $95,200 -6.06%
2011 $101,340 5.52%
2010 $96,040 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for personal financial advisors in state of Connecticut from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 10.68%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.87%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 5.52% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-6.06%).

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

OccupationAverage Wage
Personal Financial Advisors
$106,300
Insurance Underwriters
$75,580
Financial Examiners
$79,030
Credit Counselors
$46,320
Loan Officers
$68,440
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$79,570
Tax Preparers
$43,520

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Personal Financial Advisors in Connecticut Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of personal financial advisors in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of personal financial advisors in state of Connecticut ranges from $76,390 to $165,370. The highest paying area for personal financial advisors in Connecticut is Danbury with a median annual salary of $165,370. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford (mean annual salary $108,900). The lowest paying area is New Haven with a median annual salary of $76,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Danbury
$165,370
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$108,900
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$108,750
New Haven
$76,390

Personal Financial Advisor Salary by State

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