Personal financial advisors are most often employed by the Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments industry. The average yearly wage for Personal financial advisors was $133,779 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Personal financial advisors by wage are Podiatrists, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, and Sales engineers.
Personal financial advisors are part of the Business & financial operations occupations, along with Agents & business managers of artists, performers, & athletes, Buyers & purchasing agents, farm products, Wholesale & retail buyers, except farm products, Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, & farm products, Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, & investigators, Compliance officers, Cost estimators, Human resources workers, Logisticians, Management analysts, Meeting, convention, & event planners, Fundraisers, Compensation, benefits, & job analysis specialists, Training & development specialists, Market research analysts & marketing specialists, Business operations specialists, all other, Accountants & auditors, Appraisers & assessors of real estate, Budget analysts, Credit analysts, Financial analysts, Personal financial advisors, Insurance underwriters, Financial examiners, Credit counselors & loan officers, Tax examiners & collectors, & revenue agents, Tax preparers, and Other financial specialists
The top 3 locations that employ the most Personal financial advisors are Chelsea, Clinton & Midtown Business District PUMA, NY, Philadelphia City (Center City) PUMA, PA, and Fulton County (North)Sandy Springs City PUMA, GA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Personal financial advisors are Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, Philadelphia City (Center City) PUMA, PA, and Northfield & New Trier Townships PUMA, IL.