Financial Analyst Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for financial analysts in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of financial analysts amongst Iowa metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Financial Analysts in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,640
25th Percentile Wage
$56,430
50th Percentile Wage
$72,460
75th Percentile Wage
$92,090
90th Percentile Wage
$117,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,640.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.42
25th Percentile Wage
$27.13
50th Percentile Wage
$34.84
75th Percentile Wage
$44.27
90th Percentile Wage
$56.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for financial analysts in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.59. The median hourly salary is $34.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.42.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201672,4602.04%6.71%
201570,9800.18%-
201470,8501.16%-
201370,0303.47%-
201267,600--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Financial Analysts in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of financial analysts in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of financial analysts in state of Iowa ranges from $70,670 to $87,780. The highest paying area for financial analysts in Iowa is Davenport-Moline-Rock Island with a median annual salary of $87,780. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $77,500). The lowest paying area is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $70,670.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$87,780
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$77,500
Cedar Rapids
$74,460
Iowa City
$72,740
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$71,440
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$70,710
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$70,670


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