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 $148,129 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Personal financial advisors by wage are Nuclear medicine technologists and medical dosimetrists, Actuaries, and Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents.
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, and 24 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Personal financial advisors are Upper East Side PUMA, NY, Newport Beach, Aliso Viejo & Laguna Hills Cities PUMA, CA, and Bethesda, Potomac & North Bethesda PUMA, MD. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Personal financial advisors are Upper East Side PUMA, NY, Oakdale, Forest Lake, Stillwater & Hugo Cities PUMA, MN, and Somerset County (North & West) PUMA, NJ.