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Financial Analysts in Virginia

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$86,550 Median Salary
  • Financial Analysts in Virginia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Financial Analysts Work in Virginia?

8,550 people worked as Financial Analysts in 2018 in this state.

There were 7,860 Financial Analysts employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 690 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Financial Analysts in VA Employment Trend

The typical state has 2,900 Financial Analysts working in it, which means Virginia has more Financial Analysts than average.

Financial Analysts in VA vs. the Average State

What do Financial Analysts Make in Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Financial Analysts ranged from $56,080 to $147,490 with $86,550 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $26.96 to $70.91. The median hourly rate was $41.61.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $40.89 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.72.

The median salary in Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Financial Analysts Earnings: VA vs. National Average

Top Virginia 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 11,570 $89,830
Richmond, VA 1,440 $90,850
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 710 $71,510
Charlottesville, VA 180 $86,560
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA 110 $95,670
Roanoke, VA 100 $71,370
Lynchburg, VA 80 $69,110

Top States for Financial Analysts Employment

The table below shows the states where most Financial Analysts work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 53,250 $107,160
California 37,900 $95,680
Texas 26,850 $83,060
Illinois 14,810 $79,310
Massachusetts 13,400 $87,060
Florida 13,400 $69,060
Pennsylvania 11,980 $82,010
New Jersey 10,560 $94,070
Ohio 9,260 $71,920
North Carolina 8,930 $80,740
Virginia 8,550 $86,550
Georgia 7,400 $75,230
Washington 6,480 $80,300
Minnesota 6,320 $85,940
Connecticut 6,240 $92,470
Michigan 6,090 $78,490
Maryland 5,640 $81,300
Arizona 5,330 $74,200
Tennessee 4,510 $69,130
Missouri 4,280 $81,990

Below are the states where Financial Analysts get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New York $107,160
California $95,680
New Jersey $94,070
Connecticut $92,470
District of Columbia $91,390
Colorado $90,060
Massachusetts $87,060
Virginia $86,550
Montana $86,520
Minnesota $85,940

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Occupation VA Employment Total
Personal Financial Advisors 4,370
Insurance Underwriters 2,180

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