Financial professionals' average annual compensation has increased 4% since 2010, according to The Financial Planning Association's 2012 Financial Planning Salary Survey. Sole practitioners now earn $98,049 on average, the survey found. Geographically, financial professionals in the West-North-Central states earn the most, with an average of $107,000. Advisers with 20 years of experience or more also tend to earn more, at $124,836.
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