- Purdue University Global - Bachelor and Master of Science in Finance
- SNHU - A.S. in Accounting, B.S. in Finance - Financial Planning, and M.S. in Finance. M.B.A. in Finance also available.
- Capella University - Online Finance Degree Programs at the BS, MBA, DBA, and PhD Levels
- Fordham University - Online MS in Global Finance. Bachelor’s degree with a 2.5 minimum GPA required
- The University of Scranton - Master of Science in Finance
- Georgetown University - Online Master of Science in Finance (MSF)
Financial Advisor Salary in Florida
In 2010, 11,430 personal financial advisors were employed in Florida, ranking the state fourth in the nation in terms of employment for financial advisors. The average annual salary for these financial professionals working in Florida that year was $68,240. Advisors in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach area earned $90,970 on average, while in the Naples-Marco Island area they averaged $88,610, and in the Sebastian-Vero Beach area they earned an average of 86,280.
Advisors in Florida’s the top 25 percent earned $80,260 on average, while those in the top 10 percent made an average of $130,440.
Stockbroker Salary in Florida
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the U.S. Department of Labor, at 15,760, Florida was home to the fifth-highest number of stockbrokers in the nation as of 2010. The average annual salary earned by these financial professionals that year was $87,790. Brokers in Florida’s top 25 percent earned $106,320 per year on average, while those in the top 10 percent earned salaries that were beyond the BLS reporting ceiling of $166,400 per year.
Life/Annuity Producer Salary in Florida
According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Florida has high number of all types of financial professionals. At 30,860, there were more insurance sales agents employed here than in any other state in the nation in 2010. These insurance agents, many of which deal in life insurance and annuity products, earned an average annual salary of $61,330. Agents in the top 25 percent earned an average of $68,650, while those in the top 10 percent earned $107,700 on average. Insurance sales agents who worked in the West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach area made the highest salaries in the state, averaging $89,050, followed by those in the Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach area, where they averaged $64,120.
Salary and employment data compiled by the United States Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics in May of 2010. These estimates do not include self-employed financial advisors. The Bureau of Labor Statistics always expresses salaries equal to or greater than $166,400 (hourly wage of $80.00) as such and doesn’t provide estimates beyond these totals.