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Financial Advisor Salary in Texas

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, personal financial advisors in Texas numbered 12,180 in 2010. This represented the third-highest number of financial advisors in the nation. Their annual mean wage that year was $78,320.

Advisors working in the Dallas-Plano-Irving area earned $90,750 annually on average. Advisors earning in Texas’ 75th percentile made an annual mean wage of $96,130, while those earning within the 90th percentile made an average salary of $165,110.

Area name
Employment
Annual mean salary
Austin-Round Rock, TX
890
$82,750
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
70
$75,940
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX
120
$44,100
College Station-Bryan, TX
40
Not Released
Corpus Christi, TX
70
$65,680
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
4,360
$89,890
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division
3,320
$90,750
El Paso, TX
130
$56,540
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division
1,040
$87,130
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
3,120
$74,700
Lubbock, TX
80
$66,970
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX
160
$52,700
Midland, TX
50
Not Released
San Antonio, TX
1,490
$68,980
Tyler, TX
90
Not Released
Waco, TX
140
$48,470
Wichita Falls, TX
40
$80,100
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
130
$46,250
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
70
$63,370
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
140
$42,870
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
90
$46,200

 

Stockbroker Salary in Texas

At 25,600, Texas was home to the third-highest number of securities, commodities and financial services sales agents in the nation in 2010, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Their average salary that year was $82,360. Areas that paid higher than average included the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area at $101,540, the Dallas-Plano-Irving area at $84,420, and the Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area at $104,320. Texas securities agents earning salaries in the 75th percentile made $100,240 on average. Those earning within the 90th percentile made an annual mean wage above or equal to $166,400 annually, producing a figure higher than the Bureau’s reporting ceiling.

Area name
Employment
Annual mean salary
Abilene, TX
70
$87,080
Amarillo, TX
120
$98,930
Austin-Round Rock, TX
2,010
$59,890
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
150
$83,380
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX
60
$61,760
College Station-Bryan, TX
80
$69,750
Corpus Christi, TX
160
$74,980
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
9,780
$79,070
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division
7,430
$84,240
El Paso, TX
400
$65,790
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division
2,350
$62,750
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
7,970
$101,540
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX
60
$81,650
Laredo, TX
50
$64,400
Longview, TX
100
$83,440
Lubbock, TX
400
Not Released
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX
Not Released
$49,240
Midland, TX
70
Not Released
Odessa, TX
60
$82,940
San Antonio, TX
2,170
$68,870
Sherman-Denison, TX
Not Released
$95,070
Texarkana-Texarkana, TX-AR
Not Released
$90,110
Tyler, TX
100
Not Released
Victoria, TX
40
$75,240
Waco, TX
240
$51,070
Wichita Falls, TX
Not Released
$46,440
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
100
$96,410
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
Not Released
$48,200
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
190
$104,320
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
160
$93,130
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
150
$46,010

 

Life/Annuity Producer Salary in Texas

Per 2010 data provided by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Texas had the second-highest number of insurance sales agents in the country at 25,160. The mean wage of a Texas insurance agent that year was $57,240. Top paying areas of the state included the Dallas-Plano-Irving area, where the mean wage for insurance agents was $58,810; and the Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown area, where the mean annual wage was $66,460. Insurance agents earning salaries in Texas’ 75th percentile made an annual mean wage of $61,100; while those earning in the 90th percentile made an average of $116,020 annually.

Area name
Employment
Annual mean salary
Abilene, TX
220
$44,460
Amarillo, TX
200
$47,520
Austin-Round Rock, TX
1,980
$61,480
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX
110
$77,420
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX
520
$30,410
College Station-Bryan, TX
60
$68,360
Corpus Christi, TX
460
$43,360
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
9,050
$62,200
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division
7,280
$58,810
El Paso, TX
620
$36,170
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX Metropolitan Division
1,770
$76,140
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX
5,310
$66,460
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, TX
180
$34,930
Laredo, TX
150
$59,950
Longview, TX
160
$38,150
Lubbock, TX
470
$71,400
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX
370
$41,450
Midland, TX
160
$55,410
Odessa, TX
Not Released
$50,750
San Angelo, TX
Not Released
$34,220
San Antonio, TX
Not Released
$45,740
Texarkana-Texarkana, TX-AR
130
$55,940
Tyler, TX
250
$47,380
Victoria, TX
100
$57,390
Waco, TX
230
$41,240
Wichita Falls, TX
110
Not Released
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
450
$39,360
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
250
$27,990
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
430
$50,960
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
370
$56,670
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
300
$42,220

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.