Financial Analyst Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

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

Average Annual Salary of Financial Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts 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 analysts is $128,210. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $81,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial analysts is $53,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Financial Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of financial analysts in 65 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 analyst occupations is the industrial machinery manufacturing industry with an annual salary $91,740. The lowest paying industry is the animal slaughtering and processing industry (annual salary $63,600). For detailed financial analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
Footwear Manufacturing
Chemical Manufacturing
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
Machinery Manufacturing
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
Hardware Manufacturing
Primary Metal Manufacturing
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
Beverage Manufacturing
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
Ship and Boat Building
Household Appliance Manufacturing
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
Food Manufacturing
Dairy Product Manufacturing
Plastics Product Manufacturing
Other Food Manufacturing
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
Paper Manufacturing
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
Apparel Manufacturing
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
Grain and Oilseed Milling
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
Printing and Related Support Activities
Printing and Related Support Activities
Animal Slaughtering and Processing

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].


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