Career Advice
E.g. nurse, resume, interview, sales...
🔍
🔍

Financial Analyst

Analyse financial data to plan, forecast and report on financial matters.

What's it like to be

What can I earn as a Financial Analyst?

All
NSW
VIC
WA
QLD
TAS
SA
NT
ACT
The most common annual salary in AUS for a Financial Analyst is between $100k and $120k
loading

Close salary comparison
info
Source: SEEK job ads. Salaries include superannuation.

Explore related qualifications

SEEK users who have worked as a Financial Analyst have studied these qualifications.

All
NSW
VIC
WA
QLD
TAS
SA
NT
ACT

Bachelor of Business Administration

This degree will develop your knowledge of how organisations work and will prepare you for management positions.

Compare institutions
Bachelor of Business Administration provider logo
Bachelor of Business Administration provider logo
Bachelor of Business Administration provider logo
Bachelor of Business Administration provider logo

Bachelor of Economics

This qualification develops knowledge of business, markets, trade and government to prepare for roles as an Advisor or Economist.

Compare institutions
Bachelor of Economics provider logo
Bachelor of Economics provider logo
Bachelor of Economics provider logo
Bachelor of Economics provider logo

Bachelor of Accounting

This degree will prepare you for employment in a range of professional roles in the Accounting industry.
Compare institutions
Bachelor of Accounting provider logo
Bachelor of Accounting provider logo
Bachelor of Accounting provider logo
Bachelor of Accounting provider logo
Powered bySEEK Learning

Skills and experience employers are looking for

Hi there, have any of these? Add your skills directly to your SEEK Profile.


Skills listed in your SEEK Profile


Based on your skills, here are some roles to explore

Roles where your skills are commonly valued by employers.
Sign in and add skills to your SEEK Profile, to see roles that match your skill-set
Did you find this helpful?
🙂
😐
😦
info
Source: SEEK job ads and SEEK Profile data

Upskill with an online short course

Get instant access to online training for these in-demand Financial Analyst skills

How do Financial Analysts rate their role?


Latest reviews

Latest reviews from 48 Financial Analysts surveyed on SEEK
All
Positive
Negative
Oct 2018
Financial Analysis may not be everyone’s language, but you can be the translator that ultimately adds value the the business
Reviewer's Qualification
CPA
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
FP&A
The good things
Enjoy: Ability to extract, analyse, interpret and present financials to non-financial colleagues and seeing them understanding the key messages really induces professional and personal satisfaction - ...
The challenges
Prioritisation, analytical and numeral skills
Read more
May 2021
Financial Analyst role is a combination of accounting and business partnering
Reviewer's Qualification
Bachelor of Commerce
Experience
1 – 4 years
Organisation size
Large (200+ employees)
Specialisation
Working closely with internal business partners
The good things
Being new to the role I’m still going though the learning curve but I greatly enjoy a variety of tasks, opportunity to learn more about the business and spending my working hours with fantastic team o...
The challenges
In order to be able to deal with conflicting deadlines you need to be well organised, be able to prioritise tasks. Previous experience of working as both Management and Financial accountant definitely...
Read more
info
Source: SEEK Role Reviews

What are the job opportunities for Financial Analysts?

Find out how the job market is trending

All
NSW
VIC
WA
QLD
TAS
SA
NT
ACT

Job opportunities

Financial Analyst jobs on SEEK
2,586
Jobs on SEEK right now
Source: SEEK

Projected job growthAlert

National increase over next 5 years *
24.7%
2019
2024
Source: LMIP. Management and Organisation Analysts

Latest Financial Analyst jobs on SEEK

Next
info
Source: SEEK job ads

Browse related careers by interest

See careers related to Financial Analyst by field of interest.

info
Source: SEEK job ads and SEEK Profile data