Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents among Connecticut 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 Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
$119,370
25th Percentile Wage
$63,450
10th Percentile Wage
$40,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $119,370. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $63,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,450.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
$57.39
25th Percentile Wage
$30.50
10th Percentile Wage
$19.45

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The median hourly salary is $57.39. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $30.50. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.45.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $119,370 -21.32%
2013 $151,710 -0.97%
2012 $153,190 2.97%
2011 $148,770 3.03%
2010 $144,400 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in state of Connecticut from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -0.97%.We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.97% in the year 2012 and a relatively large increase of 3.03% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Wage in Connecticut vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Advertising Sales Agents
$46,050
Insurance Sales Agents
$56,010
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents
$119,370
Travel Agents
$37,340
Other Sales Representatives
$59,440

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents in Connecticut Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in state of Connecticut ranges from $51,200 to $136,930. The highest paying area for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Connecticut is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $136,930. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $129,320). The lowest paying area is Danbury with a median annual salary of $51,200.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$136,930
New Haven
$129,320
Waterbury
$73,150
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$70,160
Danbury
$51,200

Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Salary by State

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