Financial Analyst and Advisor Salary in Sector of Utilities

The salary statistics of financial analysts and advisors in the industry sector of utilities are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare financial analyst and advisor salaries in different industries within the utilities sector.

Average Annual Salary of Financial Analysts and Advisors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,650
25th Percentile Wage
$72,910
50th Percentile Wage
$90,300
75th Percentile Wage
$109,640
90th Percentile Wage
$131,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts and advisors in the industry sector of utilities. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) financial analysts and advisors is $131,890. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $90,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial analysts and advisors is $59,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of financial analysts and advisors in the industry sector of utilities from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$90,300
2.52% 7.56%
2016
$88,020
0.18% -
2015
$87,860
1.39% -
2014
$86,640
1.36% -
2013
$85,460
2.33% -
2012
$83,470
- -

Compare Financial Analyst and Advisor Salary in Different Industries within the Utilities Sector

The average salaries of financial analysts and advisors in six industries in the utilities sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for financial analyst and advisor occupations is the natural gas distribution industry with an annual salary $91,880. The lowest paying industry is the nuclear electric power generation industry (annual salary $85,970). For detailed financial analyst and advisor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Natural Gas Distribution
$91,880
Utilities
$90,300
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$89,580
Fossil Fuel Electric Power Generation
$88,900
Water, Sewage and Other Systems
$87,140
Nuclear Electric Power Generation
$85,970

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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