Analysts who are paid by the hour typically earn less than those who are paid a full-time salary and bonus. The average financial analyst hourly rate is approximately $25 to $30, according to salary.com. The average financial analyst who completed CFI’s Financial Modeling and Valuation Analyst (FMVA) program earns $85,000 annually, USD equivalent.
Below is a break down of subject weightings in the FMVA™ financial analyst program. As you can see there is a heavy focus on financial modeling, finance, Excel, business valuation, budgeting/forecasting, PowerPoint presentations, accounting and business strategy.
A well rounded financial analyst possesses all of the above skills!
CFI is the global institution behind the financial modeling and valuation analyst FMVA™ Designation. CFI is on a mission to enable anyone to be a great financial analyst and have a great career path. In order to help you advance your career, CFI has compiled many resources to assist you along the path.
In order to become a great financial analyst, here are some more questions and answers for you to discover: