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What Do Financial Specialist Do?

Financial Specialist Example All financial specialists not listed separately.

Types of Financial Specialist Jobs

  • Financial Aid Officer
  • Ship Purser
  • Operations Officer
  • Letter-of-Credit Document Examiner
  • Adjuster

Job Demand for Financial Specialists

In 2016, there was an estimated number of 135,900 jobs in the United States for Financial Specialist. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 9.6% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 13,100 new jobs for Financial Specialist by 2026. The BLS estimates 13,100 yearly job openings in this field.

Forecasted Number of Jobs for Financial Specialists in U.S.

The states with the most job growth for Financial Specialist are Utah, Nevada, and Arizona. Watch out if you plan on working in South Dakota, Maryland, or Alaska. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.

How Much Does a Financial Specialist Make?

The typical yearly salary for Financial Specialists is somewhere between $38,030 and $123,360.

Salary Ranges for Financial Specialists

Financial Specialists who work in District of Columbia, Virginia, or Illinois, make the highest salaries.

Below is a list of the median annual salaries for Financial Specialists in different U.S. states.

State Annual Mean Salary
Alabama $75,170
Alaska $68,040
Arizona $82,200
Arkansas $43,580
California $80,720
Colorado $83,800
Connecticut $77,690
Delaware $80,950
District of Columbia $107,760
Florida $67,520
Georgia $85,610
Idaho $56,440
Illinois $93,200
Indiana $66,590
Iowa $69,480
Kansas $55,300
Kentucky $57,030
Louisiana $61,170
Maine $65,430
Maryland $77,440
Massachusetts $88,370
Michigan $69,480
Minnesota $74,190
Mississippi $63,650
Missouri $74,050
Montana $67,820
Nebraska $79,250
Nevada $58,150
New Hampshire $77,670
New Jersey $81,660
New Mexico $61,940
New York $96,480
North Carolina $76,050
North Dakota $77,400
Ohio $78,960
Oklahoma $72,520
Oregon $71,980
Pennsylvania $74,880
Rhode Island $77,610
South Carolina $69,340
South Dakota $53,080
Tennessee $65,200
Texas $70,830
Utah $69,340
Vermont $72,600
Virginia $87,810
Washington $73,790
West Virginia $68,180
Wisconsin $60,120
Wyoming $59,190

Where do Financial Specialists Work?

Financial Specialist Sectors

The table below shows the approximate number of Financial Specialists employed by various industries.

Financial Specialist Industries

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