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Other Financial Specialist Salary Information

The salary statistics of other financial specialists are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other financial specialists within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other financial specialists annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Other Financial Specialist Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,000
25th Percentile Wage
$51,950
50th Percentile Wage
$69,470
75th Percentile Wage
$92,310
90th Percentile Wage
$118,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other financial specialists. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other financial specialists is $118,780. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,000. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 204% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201669,4704.03%11.96%
201566,6701.84%-
201465,4404.48%-
201362,5102.16%-
201261,160--

Table 2. Other Financial Specialist Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other financial specialists in 19 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other financial specialists occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $85,510. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $53,980).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$85,510
Information
$81,250
Manufacturing
$80,910
Mining
$80,840
Retail Trade
$78,790
Transportation and Warehousing
$78,530
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$74,970
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$73,470
Federal, State, and Local Government
$72,550
Wholesale Trade
$70,730
Construction
$69,980
Finance and Insurance
$68,770
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$67,770
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$58,380
Accommodation and Food Services
$57,380
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$56,730
Educational Services
$56,270
Health Care and Social Assistance
$55,770
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$53,980

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Financial Specialists by States

From the above tables we note that not only other financial specialists salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other financial specialists in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $27,910 to $95,210. The highest paying state for other financial specialists is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $95,210. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $27,910. For more salary information of other financial specialists profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
District of Columbia
$95,210
Massachusetts
$85,270
New York
$84,400
Virginia
$80,110
Illinois
$78,230
Connecticut
$75,960
Hawaii
$74,950
Arizona
$74,850
New Jersey
$73,460
Pennsylvania
$72,560
Ohio
$72,260
California
$71,980
Washington
$71,580
Alabama
$71,520
Missouri
$70,490
Oregon
$69,860
Oklahoma
$69,550
Indiana
$68,350
Texas
$68,000
Rhode Island
$67,710
South Dakota
$67,150
Colorado
$66,820
Maryland
$66,370
West Virginia
$66,300
Florida
$65,990
New Hampshire
$65,920
Vermont
$65,090
Georgia
$64,650
Delaware
$64,560
Maine
$64,150
Nebraska
$63,410
North Carolina
$63,150
Michigan
$62,450
Alaska
$61,290
Minnesota
$61,250
Montana
$59,610
South Carolina
$59,260
Tennessee
$59,250
Utah
$59,250
North Dakota
$58,490
Iowa
$57,130
Idaho
$53,870
Mississippi
$53,860
Wyoming
$53,400
Kentucky
$52,460
Kansas
$51,660
Nevada
$50,660
New Mexico
$50,660
Louisiana
$49,130
Wisconsin
$48,670
Arkansas
$41,800
Puerto Rico
$27,910


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