Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Salary Information in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

The annual and hourly salary statistics of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Portsmouth, New Hampshire are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Portsmouth is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,590
25th Percentile Wage
$48,990
50th Percentile Wage
$96,680
75th Percentile Wage
$148,190
90th Percentile Wage
$182,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Portsmouth, New Hampshire in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $182,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $96,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,590.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.07
25th Percentile Wage
$23.55
50th Percentile Wage
$46.48
75th Percentile Wage
$71.25
90th Percentile Wage
$87.77

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $87.77. The median hourly salary is $46.48. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.07.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201696,680-5.70%16.01%
2015102,19011.88%-
201490,050-4.21%-
201393,84013.47%-
201281,200--

Table 3. Compare Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agent Salary in Portsmouth with Other New Hampshire Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $96,680, Portsmouth is the second highest paying city for securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in state of New Hampshire, following the highest paying city Manchester (median annual salary of $120,950). Compared with Manchester, the median annual salary of securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents in Portsmouth is 20.1 percent (20.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Manchester
$120,950
Portsmouth
$96,680
Other New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
$90,060
Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford
$85,580
Southwestern New Hampshire nonmetropolitan area
$76,560
Nashua
$70,570
Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury
$64,490

See also: Top paying jobs in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.