Financial Analysis involves collecting and analyzing financial information to help organizations make business decisions. Salary Range: Per the Princeton Review, average salaries for Financial Planners can range from $20,000 starting to $40,000 for those with 5 years’ experience, to $90,000 for those with 10-15 years’ experience. Analysts are hired in three divisions at the Board, the Division of Banking Supervision and Regulation, the Division of Reserve Bank Operations and Payment Systems, and the Division of Consumer and Community Affairs. US News and World Report analysts found the following Top 10 High Demand Jobs for 2012.
Identifying and advising the Federal Reserve Chairman and governors about issues and vulnerabilities with individual financial institutions that could have an adverse impact on the financial system and the U.S. and global economy. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act gives the Federal Reserve important new authorities to safeguard financial stability, including the responsibility to oversee systemically important financial institutions that receive heightened scrutiny based on their potential impact on financial stability.
These analysts monitor many of the operations of the Federal Reserve Banks, including the financial services provided by the Banks, critical support, such as with information technology, financial and cost accounting, physical security, and human resources. They also assess the future direction of the Reserve Banks’ operations and financial services, oversee major initiatives, and monitor ongoing operations. Salary Ranges on these advertised jobs range from $40,000 to over $120,000 annually, many with benefits.
In addition, analysts participate in policy development for the nation’s payment system and for G-10 central bank policies to promote efficiency and manage risk in the payments system. Analysts in this division support and oversee the supervisory efforts of Reserve Banks to ensure that consumer protection laws and regulations are fully and fairly enforced. Health and Sales & Service jobs will likely be haigh demand for a long while – IT as well.
Analysts supervise the implementation and administration of the Board’s consumer compliance examination procedures, applications requests, and complaint handling programs by identifying emerging issues and by providing guidance on consumer protection laws, regulations, and enforcement techniques. I’ll provide the locations of the largest numbers of jobs in each of these hot job titled and the salary range offered in the USA for Spring 2012.