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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Financial Planner make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$84,111 / yrTotal Pay
$66,319 / yrBase Pay
$17,791 / yrAdditional Pay

$84,111

 / yr
$30K$273K
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The estimated total pay for a Financial Planner is $84,111 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $66,319 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $17,791 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Financial Planner salary is $66,319. Salaries can range from $30,160 - $273,385. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Financial Planner in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $84,111.

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Edward Jones
3.9

Edward Jones

Financial Planner

$35,263

 /yr
Range: $32K - $71K
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$32K

$71K

$31,588 - $71,275 Range

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Goldman Sachs
4.0

Goldman Sachs

Financial Planner

$67,993

 /yr
Range: $51K - $90K

$51K

$90K

$51,361 - $90,261 Range

Waddell & Reed
4.0

Waddell & Reed

Financial Planner

$81,837

 /yr
Range: $76K - $97K

$76K

$97K

$76,269 - $97,272 Range

Creative Planning
4.4

Creative Planning

Financial Planner

$74,725

 /yr
Range: $54K - $108K

$54K

$108K

$54,045 - $107,556 Range

Ameriprise
3.8

Ameriprise

Financial Planner

$61,974

 /yr
Range: $29K - $110K

$29K

$110K

$28,782 - $109,954 Range

Northwestern Mutual
4.0

Northwestern Mutual

Financial Planner

$81,304

 /yr
Range: $38K - $556K

$38K

$556K

$37,832 - $556,166 Range

Independence University
3.4

Independence University

Financial Planner

$66,796

 /yr
Range: $45K - $72K

$45K

$72K

$44,631 - $71,798 Range

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EY
3.9

EY

Financial Planner

$63,000

 /yr
Range: $50K - $104K

$50K

$104K

$50,400 - $103,767 Range

Nordstrom
3.7

Nordstrom

Financial Planner

$103,454

 /yr
Range: $90K - $140K

$90K

$140K

$90,319 - $139,720 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Financial Planner - Hourly Contractor

$21

$34

$21 - $34 Range

Bank of the West
3.4

Bank of the West

Financial Planner

$61,991

 /yr
Range: $56K - $74K

$56K

$74K

$55,548 - $73,504 Range

LearnVest
3.2

LearnVest

Financial Planner

$83,011

 /yr
Range: $57K - $92K

$57K

$92K

$56,810 - $91,974 Range

Edelman Financial Services

$76,362

 /yr
Range: $73K - $85K

$73K

$85K

$72,594 - $84,764 Range

Vanguard
3.6

Vanguard

Financial Planner

$78,619

 /yr
Range: $61K - $120K

$61K

$120K

$61,426 - $120,124 Range

Macy's
3.4

Macy's

Financial Planner

$120,231

 /yr
Range: $65K - $147K

$65K

$147K

$64,834 - $146,913 Range

Wells Fargo
3.6

Wells Fargo

Financial Planner

$86,637

 /yr
Range: $43K - $128K

$43K

$128K

$43,451 - $127,628 Range

Prudential
3.8

Prudential

Financial Planner

$64,576

 /yr
Range: $35K - $245K

$35K

$245K

$34,984 - $244,795 Range

Ronald Blue Trust
4.2

Ronald Blue Trust

Financial Planner

$61,867

 /yr
Range: $54K - $68K

$54K

$68K

$53,935 - $68,386 Range

Charles Schwab
4.0

Charles Schwab

Financial Planner

$95,655

 /yr
Range: $75K - $104K

$75K

$104K

$75,490 - $104,055 Range

MetLife
3.9

MetLife

Financial Planner

$59,294

 /yr
Range: $35K - $83K

$35K

$83K

$34,797 - $83,323 Range

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$94,000

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10 days ago by a Financial Planner with 4 to 6 years of experience

$50,000

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10 days ago by a Financial Planner with 4 to 6 years of experience

$55,000

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11 days ago by a Financial Planner with 1 to 3 years of experience

$100,000

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11 days ago by a Financial Planner with 7 to 9 years of experience

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$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Merchandise Financial Planner with 1 to 3 years of experience

$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Financial Planner with 7 to 9 years of experience

$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

14 days ago by a Financial Planner with more than 15 years of experience

$63,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

15 days ago by a Financial Planner with 1 to 3 years of experience

$91,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
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15 days ago by a Financial Planning Strategist with 7 to 9 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Financial Planner salaries

The national average salary for a Financial Planner is $68,532 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Financial Planner salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 505 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Financial Planner employees.

The highest salary for a Financial Planner in United States is $111,500 per year.

The lowest salary for a Financial Planner in United States is $42,123 per year.

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