Career Attributes

  • $81,413
  • 296,100
  • 2.8
  • 10.8%
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Finance
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Financial Analyst Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 296,100 Financial Analysts in the United States. The Financial Analyst job market is expected to grow by 10.8% between 2016 and 2026.

Financial Analyst Employability Rating

B Sokanu rates Financial Analysts with a B employability rating, meaning this career should provide good employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 38,400 Financial Analysts. That number is based on 32,100 additional Financial Analysts, and the retirement of 6,300 existing Financial Analysts.

Supply of Financial Analysts

The Financial Analyst industry is concentrated in New York, California, and Texas.

Financial Analyst Job Market by State

State name Employed Financial Analysts
New York 52,670
California 36,080
Texas 26,380
Illinois 14,350
Florida 12,060
Massachusetts 11,750
Pennsylvania 11,530
New Jersey 9,110
North Carolina 8,690
Ohio 8,500
Virginia 7,860
Georgia 6,510
Washington 6,330
Maryland 6,260
Michigan 6,220
Minnesota 6,080
Connecticut 5,900
Arizona 5,570
Tennessee 4,500
Wisconsin 4,280
Missouri 4,090
Colorado 3,910
Delaware 3,530
District of Columbia 3,360
Utah 2,840
Indiana 2,710
Oregon 2,290
South Carolina 1,930
Iowa 1,930
Kentucky 1,700
Oklahoma 1,570
Nebraska 1,530
Kansas 1,490
Alabama 1,220
Arkansas 1,200
Puerto Rico 1,170
Rhode Island 1,080
Louisiana 910
New Hampshire 900
New Mexico 730
Nevada 710
South Dakota 540
Hawaii 480
Maine 460
Idaho 450
Alaska 450
Mississippi 430
West Virginia 400
North Dakota 220
Vermont 190
Montana 160
Wyoming 90
Virgin Islands 60

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Career Attributes

  • $81,413
  • 296,100
  • 2.8
  • 10.8%
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Finance
More Attributes