WealthManagement.com surveyed 802 advisors in April 2014 about their 2013 compensation. Seven advisor channels were covered in the survey, including wirehouse and national brokerage, regional brokerage, independent broker/dealers, independent RIAs, bank brokerage and insurance. The annual survey has been conducted for many years, and compensation keeps going up. This year, total compensation averaged $240,000, with advisors reporting an average increase of 16.5 percent.
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