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Financial Analyst Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

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

Average Annual Salary of Financial Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,720
25th Percentile Wage
$58,100
50th Percentile Wage
$71,350
75th Percentile Wage
$87,190
90th Percentile Wage
$103,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 $103,210. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial analysts is $48,720.

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 health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$71,350
2.72% 9.38%
2016
$69,410
0.29% -
2015
$69,210
1.81% -
2014
$67,960
2.94% -
2013
$65,960
1.97% -
2012
$64,660
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Compare Financial Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of financial analysts in 30 industries in the health care and social assistance 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 specialty hospitals - state government owned industry with an annual salary $82,120. The lowest paying industry is the psychiatric and substance abuse hospitals industry (annual salary $65,690). For detailed financial analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Specialty hospitals - State government owned
$82,120
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$80,130
Outpatient Care Centers
$77,870
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$75,820
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$75,440
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories
$74,790
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$74,070
Hospitals - State government owned
$73,830
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$73,340
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$72,440
All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$72,180
Offices of Physicians
$72,110
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services
$71,070
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$70,770
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$70,550
Hospitals - Privately owned
$70,490
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$70,470
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$70,440
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$70,320
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$70,280
Social Assistance
$70,260
Home Health Care Services
$70,180
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$69,900
Hospitals - Local government owned
$69,660
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$69,660
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$69,620
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned
$68,780
Individual and Family Services
$68,150
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$65,940
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$65,690

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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