Financial Analyst and Advisor Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Financial Analysts and Advisors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,860
25th Percentile Wage
$59,650
50th Percentile Wage
$76,260
75th Percentile Wage
$97,330
90th Percentile Wage
$125,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts and advisors in the industry sector of wholesale trade. 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 $125,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $76,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial analysts and advisors is $47,860.

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 wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$76,260
-0.29% 0.62%
2016
$76,480
-0.31% -
2015
$76,720
0.04% -
2014
$76,690
2.16% -
2013
$75,030
-1.01% -
2012
$75,790
- -

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

The average salaries of financial analysts and advisors in 23 industries in the wholesale trade 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 apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $85,220. The lowest paying industry is the chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $65,010). For detailed financial analyst and advisor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Apparel, Piece Goods, and Notions Merchant Wholesalers
$85,220
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$79,590
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$79,550
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$79,360
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$77,510
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$77,490
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$77,490
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$76,710
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
$76,560
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$74,690
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$74,640
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$74,210
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$74,040
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$73,950
Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$73,870
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$72,720
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$72,540
Farm Product Raw Material Merchant Wholesalers
$72,310
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$71,010
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$70,720
Petroleum and Petroleum Products Merchant Wholesalers
$69,970
Beer, Wine, and Distilled Alcoholic Beverage Merchant Wholesalers
$68,100
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$65,010

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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