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
$54,550
25th Percentile Wage
$66,920
50th Percentile Wage
$84,430
75th Percentile Wage
$105,620
90th Percentile Wage
$130,650

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 $130,650. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $84,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial analysts is $54,550.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$84,430
3.67% 8.58%
2016
$81,330
0.91% -
2015
$80,590
1.77% -
2014
$79,160
0.66% -
2013
$78,640
1.84% -
2012
$77,190
- -

Compare Financial Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of financial analysts in 81 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 metalworking machinery manufacturing industry with an annual salary $100,520. 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
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$100,520
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$93,410
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
$92,790
Industrial Machinery Manufacturing
$91,740
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$89,860
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$89,710
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$88,700
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$88,620
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$88,050
Leather and Allied Product Manufacturing
$87,220
Footwear Manufacturing
$87,220
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$87,160
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$87,160
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$86,940
Chemical Manufacturing
$86,390
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$86,280
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$86,280
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$86,160
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$85,540
Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
$85,350
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
$83,050
Machinery Manufacturing
$83,000
Bakeries and Tortilla Manufacturing
$82,860
Machinery Manufacturing
$82,800
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$82,590
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$82,560
Cut and Sew Apparel Manufacturing
$81,960
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$81,700
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
$81,580
Foundries
$81,080
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$80,990
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$80,960
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$80,870
Chemical Manufacturing
$80,620
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$79,680
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$79,640
Hardware Manufacturing
$79,140
Apparel Manufacturing
$79,060
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$78,990
Electric Lighting Equipment Manufacturing
$78,910
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$78,750
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$78,520
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing
$77,700
Beverage Manufacturing
$77,340
Paper Manufacturing
$76,890
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$76,840
Other Food Manufacturing
$76,320
Ship and Boat Building
$76,290
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$75,980
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$75,850
Food Manufacturing
$75,560
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
$75,520
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$75,500
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$75,290
Chemical Manufacturing
$75,160
Boiler, Tank, and Shipping Container Manufacturing
$74,850
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$74,850
Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$74,320
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$74,050
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$73,570
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$73,450
Dairy Product Manufacturing
$73,430
Grain and Oilseed Milling
$73,400
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing
$72,550
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$72,550
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$72,360
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$72,010
Rubber Product Manufacturing
$71,770
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
$71,640
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$70,730
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$70,700
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$70,700
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$70,430
Household Appliance Manufacturing
$69,350
Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing
$69,130
Glass and Glass Product Manufacturing
$69,040
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$68,390
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$67,830
Printing and Related Support Activities
$66,250
Printing and Related Support Activities
$66,250
Animal Slaughtering and Processing
$63,600

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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