Financial Analyst Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for financial analysts in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of financial analysts among Georgia cities 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,710
25th Percentile Wage
$56,120
50th Percentile Wage
$72,550
75th Percentile Wage
$93,260
90th Percentile Wage
$118,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $45,710.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.98
25th Percentile Wage
$26.98
50th Percentile Wage
$34.88
75th Percentile Wage
$44.83
90th Percentile Wage
$56.86

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for financial analysts in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.86. The median hourly salary is $34.88. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.98.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of financial analysts from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,5502.04%1.31%
201571,070-1.76%-
201472,320-2.97%-
201374,4703.85%-
201271,600--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Financial Analysts in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of financial analysts in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of financial analysts in state of Georgia ranges from $53,290 to $74,610. The highest paying area for financial analysts in Georgia is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with a median annual salary of $74,610. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Athens-Clarke County (mean annual salary $68,010). The lowest paying area is South Georgia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $53,290.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$74,610
Athens-Clarke County
$68,010
Columbus
$66,560
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$65,500
Macon
$60,380
Savannah
$56,310
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$53,290


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