Independent advice firms have been great places to work in recent years as salaries increased across the board. The latest InvestmentNews survey data show that trend continued in 2017, with lead advisers showing a particularly strong compensation gain last year.
Click through to see how compensation for each professional position fared in the InvestmentNews Adviser Compensation and Staffing Study 2018 Update, which was sponsored by Pershing Advisor Solutions.
"Total compensation" is W-2 income and does not include any profit distributions.
The data reflect the responses of 385 advisory firms that were surveyed between March and June of 2018. All values reported are medians.