Atlanta (Aug. 18, 2003) -- Despite the tough economy, financial planning firms have increased both their staff and their total compensation for most positions during the past two years, according to a study by the Financial Planning Association, SEI Investments and Moss Adams.

Planning firms increased their full-time staff by 15 percent in the last two years, according to the 2003 FPA Compensation & Staffing Study. Increases in staff were primarily made in management, professional and support functions. The study included 512 financial advisory firms employing a total of 3,200 people.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Accounting Today content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access