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Financial Analyst Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for financial analysts in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of financial analysts among Washington 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,240
25th Percentile Wage
$59,180
50th Percentile Wage
$79,090
75th Percentile Wage
$104,570
90th Percentile Wage
$133,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial analysts in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $133,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of financial analysts from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$79,090
4.70% -3.09%
2016
$75,370
5.94% -
2015
$70,890
-7.41% -
2013
$76,140
-7.08% -
2012
$81,530
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of financial analysts in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of financial analysts in state of Washington ranges from $38,350 to $89,320. The highest paying area for financial analysts in Washington is Seattle-Bellevue-Everett with a median annual salary of $89,320. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue (mean annual salary $88,010). The lowest paying area is Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $38,350.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$89,320
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$88,010
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$84,350
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$81,570
Bellingham
$77,100
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$71,290
Spokane
$67,170
Yakima
$65,510
Tacoma
$63,900
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$59,340
Olympia
$53,750
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$38,350




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