Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

13-2099 Financial Specialists, All Other

All financial specialists not listed separately.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
152,200 1.3 % $31.59 $65,700 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $17.01 $21.33 $28.76 $38.44 $49.84
Annual Wage (2) $35,370 $44,370 $59,810 $79,960 $103,660


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Depository Credit Intermediation 34,880 2.04 $27.23 $56,630
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 22,220 1.08 $36.38 $75,680
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,130 0.58 (8) (8)
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 8,940 1.59 $31.99 $66,540
State Government (OES Designation) 8,540 0.38 $28.73 $59,760

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities and Commodity Exchanges 180 2.45 (8) (8)
Depository Credit Intermediation 34,880 2.04 $27.23 $56,630
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage 7,330 1.59 $35.69 $74,240
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 8,940 1.59 $31.99 $66,540
Other Financial Investment Activities 5,190 1.51 $36.25 $75,390

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 110 0.10 $45.57 $94,790
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers 190 0.06 $45.16 $93,940
Lessors of Real Estate 200 0.04 $44.64 $92,850
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing 160 0.10 $44.58 $92,730
Other Investment Pools and Funds 250 0.64 $41.48 $86,280


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 22,860 1.63 1.37 $33.95 $70,620
New Jersey 10,080 2.67 2.25 $32.81 $68,240
New York 9,400 1.12 0.94 $35.36 $73,540
Texas 9,040 0.88 0.74 $28.82 $59,940
Illinois 8,670 1.56 1.31 $34.41 $71,570




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 2,950 4.58 3.86 $41.66 $86,660
New Jersey 10,080 2.67 2.25 $32.81 $68,240
Maryland 5,480 2.21 1.86 $30.53 $63,510
Delaware 870 2.15 1.81 $29.57 $61,500
Michigan 8,120 2.12 1.79 $31.01 $64,500




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 2,950 4.58 3.86 $41.66 $86,660
New York 9,400 1.12 0.94 $35.36 $73,540
Connecticut 1,460 0.91 0.77 $34.58 $71,930
New Hampshire (8) (8) (8) $34.46 $71,670
Virginia 4,590 1.29 1.09 $34.42 $71,600





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 9,550 1.89 1.59 $37.27 $77,530
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 6,960 1.94 1.64 $35.86 $74,590
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 6,400 1.67 1.41 $31.58 $65,680
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 5,830 2.52 2.13 $39.96 $83,110
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC 3,800 4.58 3.86 $34.07 $70,870
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 3,290 3.43 2.89 $47.60 $99,010
Baltimore-Towson, MD 3,130 2.50 2.11 $25.38 $52,780
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,970 1.73 1.46 $31.14 $64,780
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 2,910 1.31 1.10 $29.95 $62,290
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,700 1.32 1.11 $31.69 $65,900




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Lansing-East Lansing, MI 1,360 6.89 5.81 $32.77 $68,160
Santa Fe, NM 380 6.40 5.39 $19.95 $41,500
Warner Robins, GA 300 5.27 4.44 $34.24 $71,210
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, NC-SC 3,800 4.58 3.86 $34.07 $70,870
Portsmouth, NH-ME 240 4.40 3.70 $35.82 $74,500
Trenton-Ewing, NJ 910 4.21 3.55 $35.65 $74,160
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 1,060 3.70 3.12 $28.50 $59,290
Manchester, NH 370 3.69 3.11 $33.56 $69,810
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 3,290 3.43 2.89 $47.60 $99,010
Rochester, MN 330 3.35 2.82 $29.45 $61,260