Financial Specialist Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of financial specialists in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare financial specialist salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Financial Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,250
25th Percentile Wage
$57,200
50th Percentile Wage
$72,640
75th Percentile Wage
$93,530
90th Percentile Wage
$118,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial specialists in the industry sector of manufacturing. 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 specialists is $118,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $72,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial specialists is $46,250.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$72,640
1.31% 6.48%
2016
$71,690
1.55% -
2015
$70,580
1.01% -
2014
$69,870
1.66% -
2013
$68,710
1.14% -
2012
$67,930
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Compare Financial Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of financial specialists in 117 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for financial specialist occupations is the aerospace product and parts manufacturing industry with an annual salary $83,260. The lowest paying industry is the wood kitchen cabinet and countertop manufacturing industry (annual salary $59,010). For detailed financial specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$83,260
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$82,730
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$79,990
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$79,860
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$79,720
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$78,750
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
$77,230
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$77,150
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$77,100
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$75,370
Chemical Manufacturing
$74,730
Footwear Manufacturing
$74,680
Chemical Manufacturing
$74,640
Lime and Gypsum Product Manufacturing
$73,370
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$73,360
Chemical Manufacturing
$73,280
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$73,260
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$72,910
Seafood Product Preparation and Packaging
$72,820
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
$72,670
Beverage Manufacturing
$72,530
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$72,320
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
$72,170
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$72,110
Machinery Manufacturing
$71,690
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
$71,560
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$71,440
Railroad Rolling Stock Manufacturing
$71,370
Machinery Manufacturing
$71,350
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing
$71,260
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$71,250
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$71,250
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$71,240
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$71,050
Alumina and Aluminum Production and Processing
$71,010
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
$70,880
Other Food Manufacturing
$70,740
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$70,730
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$70,690
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$70,500
Paper Manufacturing
$70,440
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$70,350
Textile Furnishings Mills
$70,340
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$70,330
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
$70,310
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$70,290
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$70,200
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$70,070
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$70,000
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$69,960
Hardware Manufacturing
$69,920
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$69,860
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$69,800
Apparel Manufacturing
$69,590
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$69,570
Forging and Stamping
$69,560
Turned Product and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$69,430
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
$69,310
Steel Product Manufacturing from Purchased Steel
$69,230
Apparel Knitting Mills
$69,230
Dairy Product Manufacturing
$69,140
Pesticide, Fertilizer, and Other Agricultural Chemical Manufacturing
$69,090
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$68,960
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$68,880
Ship and Boat Building
$68,720
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$68,540
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$68,340
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$68,280
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$68,260
Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$68,250
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$68,160
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
$68,100
Foundries
$68,040
Food Manufacturing
$68,000
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$67,990
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$67,950
Fabric Mills
$67,940
Machine Shops
$67,910
Grain and Oilseed Milling
$67,880
Rubber Product Manufacturing
$67,740
Textile Product Mills
$67,730
Household Appliance Manufacturing
$67,680
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$67,580
Textile Mills
$67,170
Cement and Concrete Product Manufacturing
$67,110
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$67,080
Textile and Fabric Finishing and Fabric Coating Mills
$66,720
Spring and Wire Product Manufacturing
$66,530
Other Textile Product Mills
$66,380
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$66,020
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$65,900
Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing
$65,860
Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities
$65,850
Fiber, Yarn, and Thread Mills
$65,390
Jewelry and Silverware Manufacturing
$65,250
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$65,180
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$64,940
Other Wood Product Manufacturing
$64,930
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$64,860
Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing
$64,790
Wood Product Manufacturing
$64,580
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
$64,570
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
$64,460
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$63,400
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$63,360
Printing and Related Support Activities
$62,960
Printing and Related Support Activities
$62,960
Other Furniture Related Product Manufacturing
$62,820
Sawmills and Wood Preservation
$62,740
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
$62,630
Tobacco Manufacturing
$62,430
Apparel Accessories and Other Apparel Manufacturing
$62,330
Animal Food Manufacturing
$62,190
Other Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$59,630
Household and Institutional Furniture Manufacturing
$59,620
Household and Institutional Furniture and Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturing
$59,330
Wood Kitchen Cabinet and Countertop Manufacturing
$59,010

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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