Financial Analysts in Texas
Is Texas a good place for you to work as a Financial Analyst?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Financial Analysts in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Financial Analysts in Texas is growing faster than average.
Financial Analysts in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Financial Analysts Work in Texas?
In Texas, there were 26,850 people working as Financial Analysts in the year 2018.
There were 26,380 Financial Analysts employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 470 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,900 Financial Analysts working in it, which means Texas has more Financial Analysts than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Financial Analysts in this state are growing at a rate of 17.8% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.8%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 2,550 annual Financial Analysts job openings in Texas, and 27,860 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 29,000 annual jobs and 328,200 total jobs in 2026.
What do Financial Analysts Make in Texas?
In 2018 wages for Financial Analysts ranged from $52,840 to $151,580 with $83,060 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25.4 to $72.88. The median hourly rate was $39.93.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $39.35 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $0.58.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas Metros for Financial Analysts
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Financial Analysts.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||10,540||$84,230|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||9,170||$87,590|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||2,660||$80,160|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||1,600||$74,830|
|El Paso, TX||230||$62,370|
|Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX||210||$83,220|
|Corpus Christi, TX||110||$82,790|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||90||$66,530|
|Wichita Falls, TX||60||$78,960|
|San Angelo, TX||40||$75,820|
Top States for Financial Analysts Employment
The table below shows the states where most Financial Analysts work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Financial Analysts get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$91,390|
Related Careers in TX
Discover similar careers:
|Occupation||TX Employment Total|
|Personal Financial Advisors||10,830|
What Major Will Prepare You For a Financial Analyst Career?
- Finance & Financial Management
- Accounting and Finance
- Accounting and Business/Management
- International Finance
- Investments and Securities
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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