Personal Financial Advisor Salary Information in Wisconsin

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Personal Financial Advisors in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,210
25th Percentile Wage
$52,420
50th Percentile Wage
$78,980
75th Percentile Wage
$125,560
90th Percentile Wage
$165,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for personal financial advisors in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $165,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,210.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$78,980
5.04% 39.95%
2016
$75,000
21.63% -
2015
$58,780
7.55% -
2014
$54,340
12.51% -
2013
$47,540
0.23% -
2012
$47,430
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Personal Financial Advisors in Wisconsin Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of personal financial advisors in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of personal financial advisors in state of Wisconsin ranges from $37,500 to $94,570. The highest paying area for personal financial advisors in Wisconsin is Sheboygan with a median annual salary of $94,570. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Eau Claire (mean annual salary $94,000). The lowest paying area is Janesville with a median annual salary of $37,500.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sheboygan
$94,570
Eau Claire
$94,000
Lake County-Kenosha County
$93,780
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$89,260
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$87,360
Appleton
$85,440
Duluth
$85,310
La Crosse
$83,720
Wausau
$77,500
Oshkosh-Neenah
$75,340
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$66,130
Madison
$65,400
Green Bay
$64,680
Racine
$59,720
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$52,720
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$49,620
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$46,850
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$43,000
Janesville
$37,500




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